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Sewing Box

Sewing casket in the shape of a cushion

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably Dutch, late 17th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

43.321

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet embroidered with metallic thread and pearls, satin embroidered with silk and metallic thread; wood and metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles