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Scissors case

1998.1954 (RS24272)

Description

Brown leather slip case, scissors case. Outer slip w/ semi circles cut out on ends for fingers. Inner case folded w/ scissors inside on one side. 5 pieces of paper in center of fold for needles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
Stamped on side of slip: ""Court Plaster""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
paper (fiber product)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
CASE, SCISSORS
cases (containers)
leather
Leather
paper (fiber product)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
3 x 1.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1954
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17813

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