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Needlecase

Description

Needlecase in the form of a book covered in brown and blue striped silk; interior book pages have been removed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1844
Inscriptions
"From Mary's box/Made by C.W.O from/a piece os her/wedding dress./She made on for each of/her sisters." (handwritten)
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Case, Needle
needle cases
silk (textile)
Dimensions
3 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.800
Credit Line
Gif of Mrs. J.H. Robbins
GUSN
35840

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