Women's sewing kit. Black leather with medium brown edging. Lined with dark orange silk. Container inside with pull-over lid and snap. Cloth needle holder--feather stitched around edge-three layers. inside container--needles, thread, buttons, hooks & eyes on cards, unidentified object (seed?) tiny purse containing cloves. Tied overall with black shoestring. Belonged to Ralph Berrgren's first wife's grandmother. 4 1/2" X 3" X 2".
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