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woolwork

woolwork

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Currently not on view
Object Name
woolwork
Object Type
three-dimensional
date made
1880 - 1890
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
yarn, cotton or wool (wreath material)
wire (wreath material)
card (interior backing material)
plaster (interior sides material)
pine, white (frame, shadow box material)
composition ornament (frame liner material)
gilt (frame, shadow box material)
glass (glazing material)
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 21 in; 10.16 cm x 53.34 cm
ID Number
DL.68.0470
catalog number
68.0470
accession number
274913
Credit Line
Bequest of August Mencken
subject
Flowers
Wool
Baltimore, MD
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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