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Sewing Box

about 1800


Object Place: Europe, England (probably)

Dimensions

42.55 cm (16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.56.98

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Satinwood and painted elliptical landscape panels on top, mirror in lid, and four sides with decorated gold and black paper edgings. Insidefitted with similarly decorated rectangular boxes and small round ones for spools; sewing frames and trays in light wood, ivory and black reels. Hinges broken. Outer varnish flaking.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb in memory of their mother Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb