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Sewing Container; 17-28

Sewing Container; 17-28
Name/Title
Sewing Container
About this object
A small wooden sewing container which holds needles, thread, and thimble. The outside surface of the container has a marbled painted surface. All in good condition. Circa 1950-60's
Belonged to Cathryn Elizabeth Manning b 1942. She lived at Troy (house name), Bethel, (area within the town), St Austell, Cornwall, United Kingdom. She lost contact with her family after sailing a yacht from France to England. Possibly lost at sea.

Measurements
A: H 3.2 cm Diameter 1.6 cm (base)
B: H 2.04 cm Diameter 1 cm
C: H 2.05 cm
D: L 3.05 cm
E: Diameter 1 cm

Object Type
Sewing Accessory
Object number
17-28

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