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Housewife

Description

Housewife with an outside and bottom pocket of brown silk with flannels for needles. The inside of the roll is lined with tan silk and checked green taffeta and is embroidered with a green vine in an outline stitch.

Details

Maker
Moors, Sally, 1780- (Maker)
Inscriptions
"S.M"
Location of origin
MA
Material
silk (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Possibly Groton (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Case, Thread
housewives (containers)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Accession Number
1922.455
Credit Line
Anonymous Gift
GUSN
29521

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