Squared mahogany veneered body with yellow painted diamond shaped escutcheon, fitted with a mirror in lid, shelf and pin cushion; interior lined with pink, orange and red paper; contains assorted sewing accessories, needles in packages, thread, pins, thimbles, beeswax, fasteners; also contains thimbles numbers 1977.711.1-.2 and 1977.712 .1-.2.
- Associated Building
- Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
- Object type
- Textileworking T&E
- Descriptive terms
needlework (visual works)
- 3.438 x 10.063 x 7.063 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler