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  • Place of origin:

    Donyatt (found)

  • Date:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cut and bored bone

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. R. Coleman-Smith

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Very small bobbin of bone cut with a knob head and short neck, to take the thread, and a short rounded shank. The latter is bored with a hole to take the gingles.

Place of Origin

Donyatt (found)



Materials and Techniques

Cut and bored bone


Length: 1.4 in, Length: 3.4 cm

Descriptive line

Bobbin of bone, Donyatt, 1700-1799


Needlework accessories


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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