Whirligig

Object Number: 
INV.8179
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Wood, metal, paper, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 2 in. ( 21.9 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Jointed figure carved out of wood, mounted on top of wooden spindle attached to circular base; wooden bead on spindle shaft and length of twine with one end tied to shaft and wooden knob attached to free end appear to be remnants of spinning mechanism.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group