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Sewing Chest

1954.77 (RS245811)

Description

Wooden portable sewing box with a hinged cover and a turnkey lock. Exterior decorated with metal edging and inlay. Interior has a mounted mirror and various compartments to hold sewing equipment.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
felt (textile)
ivory (tooth component)
metal
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chest
Chest, Sewing
felt (textile)
ivory (tooth component)
metal
sewing boxes
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1954.77
Credit Line
Bequest of Harriet L. J. Croy
GUSN
45624

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