Findings: The Material Culture of Needlework and Sewing
Mary C. Beaudry mines archaeological findings of sewing and needlework to discover what these small traces of female experience reveal about the societies and cultures in which they were used. Beaudry’s geographical and chronological scope is broad: she examines sites in the United States and Great Britain, as well as Australia and Canada, and she ranges from the Middle Ages through the Industrial Revolution. The author describes the social and cultural significance of “findings”: pins, needles, thimbles, scissors, and other sewing accessories and tools. Through the fascinating stories that grow out of these findings, Beaudry shows the extent to which such “small things” were deeply entrenched in the construction of gender, personal identity, and social class.
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You've got to be dedicated to needlework to make it through this, but fortunately I am. It uncovers a hidden world of women who have got through life by nipping, stitching and pinning textiles. Much ... Read full review
Introduction Small Finds Big Histories
The Lowly Pin
The Needle An Important Little Article
The Ubiquitous and Occasionally Ordinary Thimble
Shears and Scissors
Findings Notions Accessories and the Artifacts of Textile Production
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Título : Findings The Material Culture of Needlework and Sewing. Tipo : Livro. Autor : Beaudry, Mary C. Editor : Yale University Press. Ano : 01/2007 ...
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