|Object Name||Hook, Crochet|
|Description||The crochet needle is carved ivy wood with a long, thin hook and a handle consisting of four spines holding a ball. The point is a finial ornament. The decoration is called "Bird in a Cage."|
|Owned||Mrs. S. C. Greenhow|
|Made||Thomas Meams, Virginia|
|Provenance||Dr. Thomas Meams carved the crochet hook while in camp in Virginia. He gave the needle to Mrs. S. C. Greenhow and his daughter Mary in Richmond, Virginia.|
Greenhow, S. C., Mrs.