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Object Name THREAD
Catalog Number 0985.13.00672
Description The thread is a length of white cotton fiber wound about a wood spool with ivory ends. A label on the top of the spool reads, "I & W TAYLOR." A label on the bottom of the spool reads, "WARRANTED 500 YARDS."
Dimensions H-1.75 Dia-1 inches
Owned owner/user unknown
Made I and W Taylor, Leicester, England, Great Britain
Provenance This spool of thread ran the blockade during the war.
Subjects Sewing
Needlework
Blockade running
Blockades
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