Foundation shapes for embroidery, TICO Forms

Foundation shapes for embroidery, TICO Forms

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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
Object Name
Embroidery Patterns
embroidery foundations
ID Number
TE.T16392.000
catalog number
T16392.000
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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