Written inside cover: F. Carder, 1885
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in September 2009.
Hinge is at the top.
Carder sketchbook. Part of the Carder/Steuben archives.
Date inside front cover is smudged, but some sketches are dated 1885; 1 is dated 1884.
Black and dark green notebook with sketches in pencil and ink. Labels inside front cover: Midland Educational Co., Birmingham; Geo. Rowney & Co., London.
First sketch is of several styles of borders. Includes sketches of suggested "legs" for wines 1884, birds, shells, female faces and human figures, frogs, and glassware from the Louvre, Edinboro Museum, and the British Museum. Two loose print illustrations of various vessels on colored paper are inserted. Some pages are blank.