Household and miscellaneous
Wood, plastic, cane, string, metal, cord, card, paper and textile
250 mm (Diameter)
Dunham Massey, Cheshire (Accredited Museum)
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Circular basket with lid adorned with colourful wooden and plastic beads and embellishments attached by string (many detached). The basket contains a miscellaneous assortment of items including a piece of jigaw, some of the detached beads, the lid of a needle/pin case, lengths of cord, a safety pin, etc. Also contains a postcard and envelope; the postcard, printed in black one side, reads '... Entrance Hall / 1 Langham Room / 3 Lady Jane's Sitting Room / 4 Butler's Pantry' (handwritten in pencil).
Stamford collection; devised to the National Trust by Roger Grey, 10th Earl of Stamford (1896-1976).
Marks and inscriptions
... Entrance Hall / 1 Langham Room / 3 Lady Jane's Sitting Room / 4 Butler's Pantry (handwritten in pencil)