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Emery cushion

Description

Red round emery ball set in black wooden turned base with green wax at base; needle container in between wax and emery ball; undecipherable inscription on bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Material
silk (textile)
wax
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Cushion, Emery
emery cushions
silk (textile)
Unidentified Textile
wax
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 3/4 (HxW), 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.774
Credit Line
Gift of Charles E. Deane and Ruthanne Deane, and Mrs. Mary Deane Dexter
GUSN
34998

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