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Sewing book

Object Number: 
Z.1541.7
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Mother of pearl, silk, wool
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 1 5/8 x 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 4.1 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Sewing book with mother of pearl covers with floral design on both sides, and pink and white silk ribbon spine, the same silk ribbon is at the center of the outer edges of the cover to tie the book shut, the inside has three wool felt leaves which are finished with pink buttonhole stitch around the edges.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group