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sewing or hemming C-clamp
  • United States
  • sewing or hemming C-clamp, circa 1853
  • Where object was made: United States
  • brass
  • Object Height: 14 cm
    Object Height: 5 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3115

It has a cast and stamped brass bird on top with a resoldered pincushion with green fabric above the c-clamp below the bird's throat. There is a foliage pattern on the clamp.