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Pattern Drafting System

Description

Contents of box include: Pattern scroll Drafting edge Tracing wheel Bound book of testing scales Paper patterns with markings 4 Paper patterns partially completed (?) 29 Cardboard rulers for assorted bust sizes All in red cardboard box

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1905
Inscriptions
1992.181a= Bound book of testing scales, marked ""TESTING SCALES/ Snow's Systems of Garment Cutting"" 1992.181b= Pattern tracing wheel 1992.181c= Quadrangular wooden drafting edge, marked ""FOR CROSS LINES/ FOR BASE LINES"" 1992.181d= Pattern scroll, marked ""PLACE SCROLL SO THAT/ INDICATOR POINTS AS/ SHOWN IN DIAGRAM"" 1992.181e-h= Paper patterns with markings 1992.181i-kk= Cardboard rulers for assorted bust sizes 1992.181ll-mm= Red cardboard box
Material
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Cardboard
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
PATTERN
patterns (guides)
printing (process)
Sewing
sewing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5.5 x 24 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.181
Credit Line
Gift of Richard and Jane Nylander
GUSN
11164

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