Pretty Lazy Kate or yarn winder made of polished mahogany. With lathe-turned wood. Cup on the top and two turning spools with removable handles. Spools can be moved up and down on the two exterior poles. Arched feet. From England in the early 20th century. Used to ply yarn and to wind spools or balls of yarn. In good condition. The cup that screws into the top bar is a bit loose. Some wear and three or four very small dints in the varnish. Measures 44 H x 8.5 W x 9.75 D inches. Weighs 2 lbs 9 oz.