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Knitting sheath

Knitting sheath

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Turned wood

  • Museum number:

    T.6-1930

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Turned wood; about half the length is plain and tapering. The rest is turned with numerous heads and hollows. There is a hole about 1 inch deep at this end to hold a knitting needle

Place of Origin

Spain (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Turned wood

Dimensions

Length: 11.5 in, Diameter: .625 in

Object history note

Registered File no. 1925/3637. Acquired in Seville.

Descriptive line

Turned wood; Spain; 1700s.

Materials

Wood

Techniques

Turning

Categories

Needlework accessories

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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