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Attic loom, North Sebago, ca. 1850

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MMN Item 18195 Item Details
Attic loom, North Sebago, ca. 1850
MMN Item 18195 Zoom

Description

This original attic loom came from the Wilbur McKinney Farm. Women created fabric for garments, linens and rugs for the home using a loom such as this. They often spun yarns using the wool gathered from their own sheep herds.

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