|Description||This sample of yarn consists of blue cotton wound around a paper butterfly. This piece of blue yarn is attached to a piece of paper also containing a wooden spool of white cotton thread (.44) and a swatch of brown and white homespun (.43).|
|Dimensions||H-1.25 W-1 inches|
|Owned||Mrs. E. P. Hickson|
|Provenance||Mrs. E. P. Hickson made and used this blue cotton yarn, made in Florida, to knit socks for Confederate soldiers.|
Hickson, E. P., Mrs.
African Americans (tentative)