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Needle case

Description

Bell-shapes needlecase covered with blue and red silk brocade on front; brown and purple plaid silk on back; exterior pocket with purple silk tie; interior lined with brown silk; red and off white graduated flannel pages; small green silk pincushion inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
flannel
silk (textile)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Case, Needle
flannel
needle cases
pincushions
silk (textile)
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.253
Credit Line
Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins
GUSN
54275

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