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Pocketbook

Description

Dark brown, embossed with gold leaf border, envelope style with bronze clasp; interior of tan leather with 4 compartments and lined with marbled paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1790
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on flap: ""J. THWING""
Material
embossing
leather
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Embossed
embossing
Hand Stitched
leather
Men's personal gear
purses (ladies' accessories)
stitching
WALLET
Dimensions
5 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.688
GUSN
28791
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