Emery cushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

19th century

GUSN

GUSN-34998

Description

Red round emery ball set in black wooden turned base with green wax at base; needle container in between wax and emery ball; undecipherable inscription on bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

emery cushions
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
wax
Unidentified Textile
Cushion, Emery

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

3 3/4 x 3/4 (HxW), 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1932.774