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Description

Flamestitch - diamond pattern in reds, greens, purple/pink; brown with black and cream outline; angled flap edged with green twill tape; high glazed green camlet lining; 2 pocket. Three frayed green ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1751-1799
Inscriptions
Cross-stitch on flap exterior: ""E S""
Material
Bargello work
canvas
embroidering
handmade
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bargello
Bargello work
Camlet
canvas
Coated Canvas
Diamond
Embroidered
embroidering
Flamestitch
Handmade
handmade
lozenges
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
4.25 x 8.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.191
GUSN
27403

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