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Sewing clamp

Description

Cylindrical sewing clamp made of rosewood and barrel-shaped with pincushions set in acorn-shaped sycamore base; ivory screw.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Material
ivory (tooth component)
rosewood (wood)
sycamore (wood)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Clamp, Sewing
ivory (tooth component)
pincushions
rosewood (wood)
sewing tools and equipment
sycamore (wood)
Dimensions
7 x 2 1/2 (HxW), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.31
Credit Line
Estate of William B. de las Casas
GUSN
33790

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