needle case (needle case)

Costume and Textiles


Small needle-case, hand-stitched in cross-stitch on punched card, front cover worked with alphabet (capitals) and numerals 1-9 in cross-stitch; back cover worked with alphabet (lower case) and words ‘For dear Pollie.’ Lined and bound with blue silk, with matching blue silk ties. There are two textile fragments inside - a piece of lace and some whitework embroidery stitched to lining.


alphabet (capitals) and numerals 1-9
alphabet (lower case), ‘For dear Pollie’

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