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Wallet

Description

Flamestitch in diamond pattern in reds, greens, purples, yellows, blues outlined in green vegetable dyes; 2 pockets lined with pink glazed wool; black tape at edges with two loops for tying - but longest tape to wrap around is missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1751-1799
Material
Bargello work
embroidering
handmade
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Abolition
accessories
Bargello
Bargello work
Camlet
Diamond
emancipation
Embroidered
embroidering
Flamestitch
Handmade
handmade
lozenges
Men's personal gear
WALLET
wallets
wool (textile)
Dimensions
4 x 8.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.903
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
27675

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