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1998.5176 (RS22519)

Description

Half oval pouch, white linen w/ blue cotton trim and embroidered figures of two dancing girls at center. Girls are embroidered in black and have colored pink arms, yellow clogs, and blue legs and hat ribbons. Dresses and hats not colored. White buttons sewn and painted for faces. Expandable sides and drawstring top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1940
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
dance
Dance
Embroidered
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Girl
girls
Linen
linen (material)
POUCH
pouches
Dimensions
7 x 6.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5176
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24302

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