Henry Carey Baird, Publisher
(1825 - 1912)
E. J. Woolsey
Specimens of Fancy Turning Executed on the Hand or Foot Lathe with Geometric, Oval, and Eccentric Chucks and Elliptical Cutting Frame
book with 30 albumen prints
Not currently on view in the museum
8 3/4 in. x 7 9/16 in. (22.23 cm x 19.21 cm)
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
ornamental woodworking, decorative patterns, circles, spirals
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