Sewing guard

Object Number: 
Z.2136
Date: 
1775-1850
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 5/8 x 1/2 in. ( 2.9 x 1.6 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: top: "7"
Description: 
Silver sewing finger guard with horizontal ribbed pattern throughout guard and band; guard is oval shaped.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Dorothy Ritterband, 1946
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group