Sewing Bird

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1854

GUSN

GUSN-34993

Description

This cast-iron sewing bird has a heart-shaped thumb screw on the table clamp.

Details

Descriptive Terms

clips (fasteners)
fasteners
iron (metal)
Iron
Clamp, Sewing

Maker

Bailey, A. P.

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

5 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles E. Deane and Ruthanne Deane, and Mrs. Mary Deane Dexter

Accession Number

1932.769

Date

1854 (Patent)

Places

Connecticut (United States)
Middletown (Middlesex county, Connecticut)