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Sewing Box; Circa 1900; 2010.88.1

Sewing Box; Circa 1900; 2010.88.1
Sewing Box; Circa 1900; 2010.88.1Sewing Box; Circa 1900; 2010.88.1
Name/Title
Sewing Box
About this object
A brown and cream coloured cane box with a hinged lid joined to the body with cane "hooks". Cream cane is plaited. It rests on 4 short cane legs. It is lined with red quilted silk that is stuffed with some type of cushion-like stuffing. The cane work is bound with multi-stranded cotton threads.
Date Made
Circa 1900
Medium and Materials
Cane, red quilted silk,
Inscription and Marks
Pencil mark on bottom of box "3/11" maybe price
Also another pencil mark maybe J/s or Pound sign/s

Measurements
height 110mm, width 150mm, depth 140mm
Subject and Association Description
sewing box, needlework box, women's work, household
Object number
2010.88.1

Tags

1900s
household
needlework
sewing box
women's work


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