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Catalog Number 9188-99
Title Kit, Sewing; Beaded Red Cotton, Floral Design
Object Name Kit, Sewing
Description Small purse type sewing kit with pin cushion inside. Had beaded floral designs on red wool fabric. Large heavy crystal beads are worked into floral designs and border. Loop fringe of cyrstal beads around outer edge which is bound with white bias tape. Pink glazed cotton lining. Inside has small pocket at end with pincushion in center. Folds over at each end with outer end rounded and fastened with hook & eye. White ribbon handle.
Culture North American Indian
Material Cotton, glass beads, silk, thread, unknown stuffing.
Height (in) 3
Length (in) 4.25
Depth (in) 1.5
People Syford, Constance Miriam, 1887-1965
Syford, Amanda O. (Bean)
History Belonged to Mrs. DeWitt N. Syford.
Credit line Constance Syford Estate, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Syford, Constance