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  • 1 bobbin furniture — also called  Spool Furniture,    heavy furniture made in the late 17th century, whose legs and other parts were lathe turned to ornamental shapes; also lighter, less boldly turned pieces made in 19th century cottage style (see cottage furniture) …

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  • 2 bobbin turning — turning of furniture legs, stretchers, etc., to resemble a continuous row of bobbins. * * * …

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  • 3 bobbin turning — turning of furniture legs, stretchers, etc., to resemble a continuous row of bobbins …

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  • 4 tapestry — tapestrylike, adj. /tap euh stree/, n., pl. tapestries, v., tapestried, tapestrying. n. 1. a fabric consisting of a warp upon which colored threads are woven by hand to produce a design, often pictorial, used for wall hangings, furniture… …

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  • 5 textile — /teks tuyl, til/, n. 1. any cloth or goods produced by weaving, knitting, or felting. 2. a material, as a fiber or yarn, used in or suitable for weaving: Glass can be used as a textile. adj. 3. woven or capable of being woven: textile fabrics. 4 …

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  • 6 Blue Room (White House) — The Blue Room is one of three state parlors on the first floor in the White House, the home of the President of the United States. It is distinct for its oval shape. The room is used for receptions, receiving lines, and is occasionally set for… …

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  • 7 crafts —    Spain has a long tradition of hand crafts ranging from traditional wooden agricultural implements still made in the remoter regions to world famous porcelain and damascene wares. Pottery is a craft practised throughout the country. Many… …

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  • 8 Nathaniel P. Banks — Nathaniel Prentice Banks 25th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives In office February 2, 1856 – March 4, 1857 Preceded by …

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  • 9 Mechelen — Mechlin redirects here. For other uses, see Mechlin (disambiguation). For other uses, see Mechelen (disambiguation). Mechelen Mechelen City Hall …

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  • 10 Crystal Lake Falls Historic District — U.S. National Register of Historic Places U.S. Historic district …

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  • 11 spindle — I. noun Etymology: Middle English spindel, from Old English spinel; akin to Old English spinnan to spin Date: 12th century 1. a. a round stick with tapered ends used to form and twist the yarn in hand spinning b. the long slender pin by which the …

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  • 12 Porter, Maine — Infobox Settlement official name = Porter, Maine settlement type = Town nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = Old Porter Meeting House image |pushpin pushpin label position =left pushpin map caption =Location within the state of Maine… …

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  • 14 Tablet weaving — (often card weaving in the United States) is a weaving technique where tablets, also called cards , are used to create the shed the weft is passed through. It is generally used to make narrow work such as belts or straps.The origins of this… …

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  • 15 List of heraldic charges — This article does not cover those charges which derive their shape in part from that of the field; see Ordinary (heraldry). Subordinary chargesA few simple charges are traditionally, and arbitrarily, classified among the subordinaries. (All other …

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  • 16 Arabic influence on the Spanish language — has been significant, due to the Islamic presence in the Iberian peninsula between 711 and 1492 A.D. (see Al Andalus). Modern day Spanish language (also called castellano in Spanish) first appeared in the small Christian Kingdom of Castile in… …

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  • 17 Turned chair — Turned or thrown chairs are an early form of armchair, made by turners with the use of a lathe, rather than by joiners or carpenters. cite book title=Oak Furniture: The British Tradition last=Chinnery |first=Victor publisher=Antique Collector s… …

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  • 18 Cromwellian chair — Eng. Furniture. an upright oaken chair, often with arms, having all pieces turned and a seat and back panel of leather or cloth attached with brass headed nails. [1900 05] * * *  sturdy, squarish chair with a leather back and seat, studded with… …

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  • 19 Daniel Cragin Mill — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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