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Hem Ripper

Description

Bell form with handle; removbl hndl. with blunt needlelike instrumnt

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1874
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
RIPPER, STITCH
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
4 (H), 1.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2083
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61604

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