Pocketbook and Needeholder, Sanitary Fair Doll
leather, fabric, felt, thread
Pocketbook (a): 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in. (4.4 x 6.4 x 1.3 cm)
Needle Holder (b): 2 x 5 in. (5.1 x 12.7 cm) (show scale)
Painted in red under flap of pocketbook: "17281-4" (?)
On needle holder: Upper third of each rectangle sewn in black thread in sequence "6,7,8,9,10,12"; three metal eye needles inserted in rectangle labeled "7"
Gift of Mrs. Ira B. Downs
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Pocketbook and Needeholder, Sanitary Fair Doll, 1864. leather, fabric, felt, thread, Pocketbook (a): 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in. (4.4 x 6.4 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Ira B. Downs, 24.311.32a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 24.311_PS1.jpg)
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