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Postcard: Sir Richard Arkwright & Co's Sewing & Crochet Cottons
Mumbles Railway Postcards; Richard Arkwright & Co
Europe: United Kingdom
overall: 148 x 105 mm

Postcard comprising reproduction of a 19th c. advertisement for sewing and crochet cottons. Depicts an old woman asleep in a chair whilst two little girls tie cotton around her. Features a pair of spectacles with exaggerated crank bridge.


Gift of Mr Neil Handley, 1999

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