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Needlecase and pincushion

Description

Shell shaped needlecase; purple silk with feather stitching and floral embroidery; interior lined with yellow silk; two interior wool pages.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Case, Needle
needle cases
pincushions
silk (textile)
Unidentified Textile
wool (textile)
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.600
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lillias Page
GUSN
38664

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