Item #1721 EARLY 20TH CENTURY THREAD SAMPLE BOOK. Family Women's Federation.
EARLY 20TH CENTURY THREAD SAMPLE BOOK.

EARLY 20TH CENTURY THREAD SAMPLE BOOK.

Zhonghua Line Factory Co., Ltd.

Radiant thread sample book for embroidery and sewing machines, pictured in "Chinese Silks and Sewing Tools" by Jocelyn Chatterton (page 80). With over one hundred samples of coloured sewing threads. Covers illustrate a fleet of young women content and upright at their sewing machines, and a woman engaged in her embroidery at home with a dog sitting by her feet on the reverse. There is a small image of two men engaged in a game of tug-of-war with a large spool to demonstrated the thread's strength.

Item #1721

Octavo, illustrated folded card, 4 leaves, 100+ bright threads, covers age toned, a very good copy.

Price (AUD): $450.00  other currencies

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