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Description

White glazed linen ground printed with 18th century pastoral scene with figures in blue, pink, and brown; large square with rounded lower corners; cevered metal frame; double self handles; self buttonhole tab (button missing); lined with bright blue polished cotton with pocket on side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Inscriptions
Written in ink on tag tied to handle: ""Akers""
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
linen (material)
machine-made
polishing
printing (process)
stitching
tin (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Classical Figure
Cotton
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Pastoral
pastoral
Polished
polishing
printing (process)
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Accession Number
1993.345
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12056

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