Wooden spool holder, two tiers (a). One spool with blue thread (b) with printed text at top: "SIZE/ BELDING/ A/ CORTICELLI". Printed on base: "MERCERIZED COTTON/ FAST TO BOILING/ 100 YDS/ SHADE/ 1488". 6 pegs (steel) attached to each tier. Good condition, negligible stains on wood. Negligible tarnish on pegs. Adhesive residue (former labels) on base.
(a): H. 5 x W. 4.25 in diameter [base] (H. 12.7 x W. 10.8 cm) ; (b): H. 1.25 x W. 1 in diameter [base] (H. 3.2 x W. 2.54 cm)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History from Karol F. Taylor.
Caption / Inscription / Signature
SIZE/ BELDING/ A/ CORTICELLI [printed text on top] "MERCERIZED COTTON/ FAST TO BOILING/ 100 YDS/ SHADE/ 1488 [printed on base]