Title

Sewing Kit

Creator

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Source

Anderson Collection

Maxey Catalog Number

WHIT-AN-0071

Description

Sewing kit consisting of a decorative fan that is hand carved and painted made out of am wood-like material. The fan is white has carvings and paintings of flowers. As well as four thread picks whose handles are made of some sort of ivory-like material and whose tips are metal. At 4.75" in length they are quite small. An ivory needle holder box measuring 3 1/4" in length and 1.75" in width. The needle box details a Chinese scholar scene. It also includes a knifelike implement that resembles a letter opener, a clothing marking tool that resembles a pizza cutter, and a pick possibly for thread that is made entirely of bone (measuring 3.5"). 20th century.

Type

Physical object

Number of Artifacts

9

Cultural Affiliation

China

Spatial Coverage

?

Broad Date

1900/1999

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