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Sewing kit

Object Number: 
INV.11336a-f
Date: 
1840-1890
Medium: 
Leather, metal, cotton, wool, glass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 5 5/8 x 1 5/8 in. ( 9.5 x 14.3 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped in gold on inside flap "ZURN & RANFTLE / N. YORK"
Description: 
Brown leather sewing kit with strap on the flap at top with a metal clasp closure at the end; when opened, there are four compartments, one at top contains scissors and ear spoon, one at the bottom contains a card with three white glass buttons, a paper with felt attached, and a felt sewing book with pins, there is also a length of white cotton twill tape.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas S. Constantine, 1943
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group