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Needlework box

1998.4094 (RS24130)

Description

Box w/ tatting, lace making and crocheting equipment from a broad period of time; various inscriptions but all made in U.S.A.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1940
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E; Needleworking Equipment
Descriptive terms
Box, Needlework
Container, Needlework
ivory (tooth component)
metal
sewing boxes
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1 x 1 3/4 x 6 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4094
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23810

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