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1991.1432 (RS24616)

Description

Rectangular bag with drawstring opening comprised of blue and white check-woven cotton fabric. White linen tape drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Inscriptions
Inscribed on the string: ""Pr. brocade/slippers from/a house/ between Rowley/Newburyport"" (NFL script)
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
weaving
Object type
Container
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BAG
bags (generic containers)
Checked
checker pattern
Cotton
cotton (textile)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
12.75 x 7.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1432
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2942

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