|Description||This sachet comes from a small bundle of lavendar stems and is tied with maroon ribbons.|
|Owned||Varina Banks Howell Davis|
|Made||Varina Howell Davis, Beauvoir, MS|
This was made by Varina Davis in the postwar period, during her years at Beauvoir, and reportedly, a pastime she found very pleasant.
"No. 47: Lavendar sachets made by Mrs. Davis of lavendar from Beauvoir." (artifact label)
Davis, Varina Banks Howell [Mrs. Jefferson]
Howell, Varina Banks