spinning wheel; textile

Model of a castle spinning wheel. It is made of a dark coloured wood or has been dyed thus. The wheel and flyer are made of steel (?). There is almost a full bobbin of spun flax attached to which is more unspun flax. Many of the elements are carved and small pieces of wood, cut to form flower motifs decorate part of the base. There are three small pieces of carved ivory. [Textile]

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