Contributed by Sebago Historical Society
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.
About This Item
- Title: Attic loom, North Sebago, ca. 1850
- Creation Date: circa 1850
- Subject Date: circa 1850
- Town: Sebago
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Wood
- Object Type: Physical Object
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Standardized Subject Headings
- McKinney, Wilbur--Homes and haunts--Maine--Sebago
- McKinney, Wilbur--Associated objects
For more information about this item, contact:Sebago Historical Society
PO Box 59, Sebago, ME 04029
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