1959.0560 A Knitting sheath, Front
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Tool (for needlework) (Knitting sheath)

  • Category:

    Tools

  • Place of Origin:

    England or United States, United Kingdom or United States, Europe or North America

  • Date:

    1800-1820

  • Materials:

    Silver

  • Museum Object Number:

    1959.0560 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1959.0560 A

Object Name

Tool (for needlework) (Knitting sheath)

Category

Tools

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

England or United States, United Kingdom or United States, Europe or North America

Date

1800-1820

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Front exterior, on cheek; "AR" engraved in script

Materials

Silver

Dimensions (inches)

0.75 (L) , 2.375 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

1.905 (L) , 6.032 (W)

Measurement Notes

Per previous cataloguer

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Beaudry, Mary. Findings: The material culture of needlework and sewing.
pg 164-65