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Sewing Clamp

Description

Tunbridge style wooden sewing clamp with dark red velvet pincushion on top; red, black, yellow circular stripes painted on cylindrical body of clamp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
late 18th - early 19th century
Inscriptions
"A SISTERS GIFT" (Adhesed.)
Material
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Clamp, Sewing
pincushions
sewing tools and equipment
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 3 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1953.28
Credit Line
Gift of L.S. Luquer
GUSN
45507

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