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Pattern book

Pattern book

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1900-1929 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Paper, steel, wool

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs C. E. Johnson

  • Museum number:

    T.43 to D-1967

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pattern book, knitting needle, crochet hook, skein, sewing bag.

Stiff-covered pattern book of knitting and crochet patterns, a skein with a ball of fine Shetland wool, steel knitting needle and crochet hook (size 4). The book has several patterns for socks and helmets knitted for the soldiers in the First World War (1914-1918), together with cuttings from newspapers asking for these items.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1900-1929 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Paper, steel, wool

Descriptive line

Pattern book, knitting needle, crochet hook, skein and sewing bag, England, 1900-1929

Categories

Needlework accessories; Textiles; Pattern books

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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