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H13 Pocket sample, twilled cotton, made by Diakonie orphanage for Exhibition of womens Industries, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c.1880s.. Click to enlarge.

Minature cotton twill pocket with tape for attachment and rosette attachment

    Miniature twill pocket with tape for attachmernt and rosette, twilled cotton, used by orphans, Holland, c.1880-1890s.
    One of a series of specimens showing the most approved methods of sewing, darning and knitting as carried on in Holland: Pocket as worn by orphans. (SB). Miniature cotton twill pocket with tape for attachment and rosette attached.(OF).

    Summary

    Object No.

    H13

    Object Statement

    Pocket sample, twilled cotton, made by Diakonie orphanage for Exhibition of womens Industries, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, c.1880s.

    Physical Description

    Miniature twill pocket with tape for attachmernt and rosette, twilled cotton, used by orphans, Holland, c.1880-1890s.
    One of a series of specimens showing the most approved methods of sewing, darning and knitting as carried on in Holland: Pocket as worn by orphans. (SB). Miniature cotton twill pocket with tape for attachment and rosette attached.(OF).

    Dimensions

    Height

    126 mm

    Width

    87 mm

    Source

    Credit Line

    Gift of Mrs Gurney, 1889

    Acquisition Date

    31 July 1889

    Cite this Object

    Harvard

    Minature cotton twill pocket with tape for attachment and rosette attachment 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 19 August 2022, <https://ma.as/233406>

    Wikipedia

    {{cite web |url=https://ma.as/233406 |title=Minature cotton twill pocket with tape for attachment and rosette attachment |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=19 August 2022 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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