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Sewing clamp

Description

Turned wooden sewing clamp with threaded well for pincushion top; "E. Bruce/to/F. Cutler/May 17 1831" handwritten in ink on inside post.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1831
Inscriptions
"E. Bruce/to/F. Cutler/May 17 1831" (handwritten)
Material
sycamore (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Clamp, Sewing
pincushions
sewing tools and equipment
sycamore (wood)
Dimensions
7 x 2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.400
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Frances L. Bruce
GUSN
29506

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