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Spinning wheel, Turin, ca. 1740-1750 (made), Piffetti, Pietro, Turned ebony and ivory, the base veneered in tortoiseshell, mother-of-pearl and ivory, with engraved decoration, and with walnut mouldings. Small spinning wheels and winders such as this were made in the 18th century to be used in drawing rooms.Needlework was an important element in the education of young ladies and such equipment allowed them to show off their elegant hands to admirers as they practised their skill. V…

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Dragon Spinning Wheel

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Spinning wheels from Heavenly Handspinning - practical, beautiful

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Used spinning wheel - Stella single treadle made by Heavenly Handspinning

Used spinning wheel - Stella single treadle made by Heavenly Handspinning This is an economical way to start spinning on your own wheel. Graduate from a drop spindle to a wheel.We have the original clips that came on the maiden as well as a ring with a rubber band that was used previously - see photo. (The newer spring clip is on order.) The last picture shows how we did a modification. It works well and slides easily and does not move when spinning. Please note - This wheel is made from a combination of solid Maple and high quality plywood. As quoted from Heavenly Handspinning Stella offers the following: Single drive - Irish tensioning Precision ball bearing wheel for ease of use and maintenance 3 HH's bobbins that hold a min of 6 ozs. with ratios of 6:1, 9:1 and 13:1 Each bobbin has a nylon 66 bearing - for no wear and the flyer shaft Threading hook that hangs attached to the side of the front maiden Spring clip on the flyer - on order Weighs less than 11 pounds Orifice height is 24 inches and the diameter is 9/16 ths of an inch Height is 28 & 1/2 x 16 & 1/2 x 14 inches The wheel will be partially taken apart for shipping.

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first spinning wheel for sale handmade

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Colonial Linen: A Step Towards Independence- How To On Linen, From Plant(Flax) To Textile.

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