Civil War Era Roll Up Sewing Writing Kit. Handy for a Soldier or Housewife. Has a partial label, and is lined with a wonderful period calico print. It held sewing items, writing items, paper checkerboard, etc. Label lists its contents, sound perfect to take to war(no contents now).
Rolled up it is 8 1/2" wide, unrolled it is 13" long. Made with oil cloth, lined with calico print, has a tin tray. Stitching is machine chain stitch, common for the time. The item "Civil War Era Roll Up Sewing Writing Kit Soldier Housewife Label Calico Print" is in sale since Tuesday, September 8, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items".
The seller is "mctiques" and is located in Winterport, Maine. This item can be shipped to United States.