Civil War Soldier’s Housewife
Civil War Soldier’s Housewife - This roll-up style housewife is in superior condition. Its exterior is composed of black oilcloth, with the interior composed, primarily, of a blue satinette material. Both ribbon binding strands are in place and strong. At each end of the rolled housewife, is a blue velvet pincushion. This is the quintessential soldier’s Civil War period housewife, an important element for any collector of soldier’s personal and camp items.