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WALLET

Description

Burgundy/purple; scalloped flap & leather strap closure; 4 compartments & blue notebook w/ memo paper; 2 interior flaps.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
1. Embossed gold letters lining of flap: ""JOSIAH BRADLEE"" 2. Handwritten in pencil on notepad: ""My great great grandfather's (Josiah Bradlee) notebook & writing. F BCB. 1926. Given to me with other family things by Uncle F. Stone (who was book keeper for J.B.) about 1906."" 2 addresses: ""Mrs. Samuel L. Shober No 1020 Clinton Street Philadelphia Lucy H. Shober"" ""Mrs. Robt. J Dodd Cabinet Post Office Montgomery County Penn.---""
Material
leather
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
leather
Men's personal gear
WALLET
wallets
Dimensions
3.5 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.295
GUSN
13110

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