From a local estate, a handsome early antique spool stand
made in the 1860's. The height overall is 8" and the width at the bottom
The section that holds the spools revolves on the stepped
The very top of the stand has a little emery pin cushion
covered in cotton velvet and a tiny bow accent. The stand was made of mahogany
and has excellent turnings to the main shaft of the stand, the ring turned
top section, and the wide stepped base. There are 8 spool holders, each one
is removable from the stand. Each one has a charming little turned wood cap
and is 3-1/4" long. The height clearance for a spool of thread is 1-3/4".
The stand has 4 bun feet.
All original and in excellent
Size: 8" high x 9" across the base