c. 1880
1.13 in HIGH x 1 in WIDE x 1.5 in DEEP
(2.87 cm HIGH x 2.54 cm WIDE x 3.81 cm DEEP)
Gift of Roselee Higdon

"Alphabets, Bobbins and Cross-stitch: Samplers and Needlework Tools from the Collection of the Oakland Museum," History Special Gallery, 9/18/93 - 4/3/94.

Wax. Description: Natural colored wax in the shape of a strawberry with "silver" colored metal leaf cap at the top with a ring through which is threaded a five red cord with a fuzzy red tassel. Dimensions: 1 1/8" x 1" x 1-1/2" (excluding cord) (leaf cap is flattened on one side). History: Betty Ault collection.

Used: needlework

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