second half of 19th century
Object Place: USA
9 x 6 x 1.6 cm (3 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk, paper, and silk ribbon
Not On View
Needlebook; center portion of ribbed white silk shaped like book with edges of green and white silk; on each side, two leaves of white wool edged with green silk buttonhole stitch; covers of punched embroidery paper with floral spray painted in center panel of each cover, and tied with green silk ribbon.
Gift of Miss Rebecca M. Arrington