Sewing set

Object Number: 
INV.8233.2-57
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Cotton, silk, metal, ivory, paper, wool, linen
Dimensions: 
overall (in box): 2 3/8 x 6 5/8 x 5 1/2 in. ( 6 x 16.8 x 14 cm )
Description: 
Group of sewing tools and equipment, including the following: handmade linen bobbin lace of various lengths and designs, three needle books with needles, partially made cotton ric-rac lace, partially made doll clothes, a thimble, a pencil, a metal medallion, a blue velvet cloth patch lined with wool, five single cloth patches, two partially made patches, twenty-six patches of nine squares, and four lengths of sewn patchwork pieces.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group