GILT BRASS ST. LOUIS EXPOSITION / WORLD’S FAIR SOUVENIR FIGURAL SEWING TAPE MEASURER

Item/Auction Attributes

Early 20th century.
Coach in excellent condition with very minimal wear to gilt, tape very fragile and not examined but noted by owner of lacking three photographs.
2" HOA, 2 7/8" L.
Provenance: The Mildred Jarvis Collection, Kennesaw, GA. Purchased from Betty Swafford, Bette's-Bye-Gones, Tampa, FL, 1/23/1990.
$100.00
$150.00
Literature: Rogers - An Illustrated History of Needlework Tools - p. 132, plate 96, first row middle.