Foundation shapes for embroidery, TICO Forms

Description (Brief):

Foundation shapes for embroidery; initials in many typefaces and sizes used as foundations for monogramming; they were embroidered over to create raised monograms and aid stitchers in creating neat lettering. On a variety of printed paper backings as they came for sale. Tico Forms; The Initial Company, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.T16392.000Catalog Number: T16392.000

Object Name: Embroidery Patternsembroidery foundations


Record Id: nmah_642538

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