Small Saxony. Owner believed it to be German made, though many such are found in neighboring countries as well.
Plans and Instructions for this design may be found in our book "The Art of Wheel-Making".
Ornate French wheel, believed to be made late 1700's. Plans and Instructions for this design may be found in our book "Affaire d' Amour with a French Spinning Wheel".
Maker's mark, MJY wheel. Many old wheels will be found to have such marks. Some so light that they can only be read by rubbing pencil lead across an overlay of thin paper.