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Sewing Bird

Description

This cast-iron sewing bird has a heart-shaped thumb screw on the table clamp.

Details

Maker
Bailey, A. P.
Date
1854
Patent
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
Clamp, Sewing
clips (fasteners)
fasteners
Iron
iron (metal)
Dimensions
5 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.769
Credit Line
Gift of Charles E. Deane and Ruthanne Deane, and Mrs. Mary Deane Dexter
GUSN
34993

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