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Sewing Case

1974.176 (RS259683)

Description

Large wood sewing box with textured paper covering, hinged lid, and molded metal floral figures on lid. Front panel drops when lid is opened to reveal interior drawer. Top interior of box is a sectioned tray holding sewing, knitting and needlepoint supplies. Drawer is also sectioned and holds additional needlepoint supplies. Interior of the lid is lined with red velvet with a mirror in the center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Descriptive terms
CASE, SEWING
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
sewing boxes
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5 x 13 5/8 x 9 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1974.176
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles D. Gowing
GUSN
49127

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