Pen wiper

Collection Type

  • textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24321

Description

Cream-colored linen pen wiper, a circle folded in half. Scalloped edges w/ silk embroidery; silk embroidered flowers, blue w/ green, at front. Folded secure via a cream satin bow. Cream felt liner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blotters (writing equipment)
embroidering
linen (material)
Linen
Embroidered
WIPER, PEN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

3 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5192

Places

Maine (United States)