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Sewing kit

Description

Black leather sewing it w/ 2 snaps for closure. Interior w/ blue cotton lining. 2 pockets inside and leather slot for steel scissors. Kit includes 5 black buttons, steel scissors, Woolco needles, Gilette blade, wool thread and other thread, and clothing labels w/ "MICHAEL CURTIS".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1960
Inscriptions
Ink and print on front tag: ""Name: ""Ens. M.E. Curtis/ U.S.S.: CONY [??] e 508""
Material
leather
steel (alloy)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
armed forces
housewives (containers)
KIT, NEEDLEWORK
leather
Leather
Military
needlework (visual works)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
5.5 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.487
GUSN
26614

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