Flax breaker   Save
Zoar Collection
Description: This flax breaker includes a seat and was made from oak. It was used to crush flax stalks after they were harvested in order to begin the linen-making process. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: H8730
Subjects: Society of Separatists of Zoar--History; Tools; Textiles
Places: Zoar (Ohio); Tuscarawas County (Ohio)