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Sewing clamp

Description

Sewing clamp made of cast iron with screw clamp; post with c-scroll and s-scroll brackets; green velvet cushion; thread cutter; lever for clamp in shape of shell.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Material
cast iron
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
cast iron
Clamp, Sewing
Iron
pincushions
sewing tools and equipment
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1953.29
Credit Line
Gift of L.S. Luquer
GUSN
45508

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