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1991.1423 (RS19298)

Description

The linen bag has a slit opening bound with cotton tape. It is embroidered with crewel, yarns in red, green and light blue with meandering vines, flower heads and foliate devices which are arranged symmetrically. The bag is narrow at the top widens to the base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1771-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Linen
linen (material)
POCKET
pockets (costume accessories)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
15.5 x 12.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1423
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2933

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