Object 2001.009.005

Sewing kit

Sewing kit

A sewing kit made of caribou and moose hide with metal beads and a bone button. Sometimes called a 'chatelaine', this kit has a needle holder, a pin cushion, a thimble holder and a sheath for scissors. Collected by Canon Alfred Vale, principal of St. Peter’s Anglican Mission School.

Object Details
Accession No.2001.009.005
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationHay River, Great Slave Lake
Date1907-1927