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Catalog Number 2014.29.6B
Object Name Mirror
Description A flat, rectangular mirror. Dull on one side, shiny on the other. There is a hole punched in the top for hanging.

Part of a green canvas sewing kit, also known as a "Housewife Kit". The pouches (2014.29.6A) contain: One mirror with hole for hanging (2014.29.6B), cotton scraps with three sewing needles (2014.29.6C), J&P Coats 6 cord 200 yards black cotton thread on wooden spool (2014.29.6D), grey cotton thread on wood holder (2014.29.6E), thimble (2014.29.6F), large gauge cotton white thread (2014.29.6G), and 6 buttons.

Item would be used to maintain uniforms.
Date 1916
Dimensions W-6.5 L-9.5 cm
Collection Core Collection
Material Canvas