Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sewing box with hinged lid and ball feet with five sewing tools inside
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • sewing box with hinged lid and ball feet with five sewing tools inside
  • brass, ceramic, paint, cloth
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 4.76 x 8.26 x 5.71 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 7/8 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • S2006.052.a-f
Description

Vine pattern running horizontally around body of box, painted ceramic insert in lid. Boday and lid lined with tufted blue fabric. Scissors, needle, thimble, and two other sewing tools inside lid.