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Crochet Sample Book (USA)

This is a Crochet sample book. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is linen, cotton and its technique is crochet. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Roxa Wright. It is credited Gift of Roxa Wright.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 25 x 20 cm (9 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Tagged as a gift from "Vesta M. Stone, 275 Prospect St. Willimantic, Conn. to Roxa Wright, Needlework Editor, Woman's Day, Inc."

Cite this object as

Crochet Sample Book (USA); linen, cotton; H x W: 25 x 20 cm (9 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.); Gift of Roxa Wright; 1957-130-9

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