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Knitting needle case(?)

1986.364 (RS25262)

Description

Elongated tapering form w/ shaped top w/ green cotton knit handle w/ single pink glass bead. The case woven in dense pattern of oriental devices and medallions in shades of green, blue, and brown. Lined w/ red silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1940
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
CASE
cases (containers)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
13 x 2.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.364
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50793

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