• Creator
  • Coffin, Eunice, active 1859-1883
  • Created Date
  • 1859
  • Description
  • Manuscript contains instructions for knitting and crocheting, lace mounted examples illustrate each pattern. Pages including lace samples have been scanned multiple times to capture the text with samples and the full page with text only. Five envelopes containing 14 additional undated patterns, both handwritten and clipped from newspapers, are inserted; Three of the inserted envelopes are imprinted with the return address of the Nantucket Scho... more
    Manuscript contains instructions for knitting and crocheting, lace mounted examples illustrate each pattern. Pages including lace samples have been scanned multiple times to capture the text with samples and the full page with text only. Five envelopes containing 14 additional undated patterns, both handwritten and clipped from newspapers, are inserted; Three of the inserted envelopes are imprinted with the return address of the Nantucket School of Needlery, Nantucket Island, Mass; Author's name and date written on page 2 of cover, author's name appears as: Eunice Coffin M.D.; Additional electronic version available through Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/MAB.31962000793137Images_201305. Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Coffin, Eunice.--Lace instructions, 1859 Jan. 22.--1 v. (38 p.) 21 cm; 5 envelopes (14 items).--Call number of original: NK9400 C6. less
  • Format
  • Clippings (Information artifacts)
    Lace (Needlework)--Samples
    Pattern books--United States--19th century
    Knitted lace--Samples
    Crocheting--Samples
    Books
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.