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Author Beaudry, Mary Carolyn, 1950-

Title Findings : the material culture of needlework and sewing / Mary C. Beaudry
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 237 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: Small finds, big histories -- The lowly pin -- The needle : 'an important little article' -- The ubiquitous and occasionally ordinary thimble -- Shears and scissors -- Findings : notions, accessories, and the artifacts of textile production -- Stitching together the evidence
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-226) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Needlework -- Equipment and supplies -- History.
Pins and needles -- History.
Sewing -- Equipment and supplies -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2006015214
ISBN 0300134800 (electronic bk.)
9780300134803 (electronic bk.)