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Portfolio of needlework patterns

Description

Hand-made brown cardboard portfolio of needle work patterns, containing nine vellum leaves, a piece of carbon paper and a commercial pattern, "At the point of the Needle," possibly torn from magazine. Portfolio hand lettered in black ink "Designs." Hand drawn patterns of letters, vines and flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1866-1964 ?
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cardboard
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Cardboard
cardboard
needlework (visual works)
pattern books
Pattern, Needlework
Vellum
Dimensions
14 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5164
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24285

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