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Pen wiper

Description

Cream-colored linen pen wiper, a circle folded in half. Scalloped edges w/ silk embroidery; silk embroidered flowers, blue w/ green, at front. Folded secure via a cream satin bow. Cream felt liner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
blotters (writing equipment)
Embroidered
embroidering
Linen
linen (material)
WIPER, PEN
Dimensions
3 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5192
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24321

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