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Object Name THREAD
Catalog Number 0985.11.00036a
Date ca. 1863
Description Gold braid thread is wound on a wooden spool.
Dimensions H-2.25 L-3 inches
Owned Mrs. Matthew A. Miller
Made France
Provenance The gold braid was smuggled through the Federal lines from France in 1863. It was purchased by Mrs. Matthew A. Miller.
People Miller, Matthew A., Mrs.
Subjects Sewing
Needlework
Blockade running
Blockades
Imports