Needlework Kit

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-73283

Description

Blk, pur; rectangular, tapering, fittd velvt inter, pnchd lid; cartche mt

Details

Descriptive Terms

housewives (containers)
needlework (visual works)
brass (alloy)
ebony (wood)
gold (metal)
inlay (process)
mother of pearl
plating (metal coating)
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
cartouches (ornament)
Inlaid
Ebony
Brass
Gold Plate
Plated
Steel
Cartouche
Mother-of-Pearl
KIT, NEEDLEWORK

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Mon. Cochin, House of Cochin (Maker)

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

5 x 2.625 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3346