Housewife

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-29521

Description

Housewife with an outside and bottom pocket of brown silk with flannels for needles. The inside of the roll is lined with tan silk and checked green taffeta and is embroidered with a green vine in an outline stitch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

housewives (containers)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Case, Thread

Inscription

"S.M"

Maker

Moors, Sally, 1780- (Maker)

Location of Origin

MA

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Credit Line

Anonymous Gift

Accession Number

1922.455

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly Groton (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)