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Description

Flamestitch - horizontal "hands" in reds, greens and outlined with black and cream; rounded flap; edged with green wool tape; 2 pockets; lined with orange red wool.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1751-1799
Inscriptions
Cross-stitch on interior flap: ""S L""
Material
Bargello work
canvas
embroidering
handmade
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bargello work
canvas
Coated Canvas
Embroidered
embroidering
Flamestitch
Handmade
handmade
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
4 x 6.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.288
Credit Line
Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins
GUSN
13109

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