Folding rectangular form worked with wool yarn in an Irish-stitch carnation patter in greens, reds, pinks, yellow; opens to rose colored polished wool-lined pockets; sides bound with rose tape.
Cones, Rebecca (Maker)
A note stitched inside the inner flap: ""SAMUEL ELLIOT""- note: This pocket book was wrought by Mrs. Rebecca Cones for her brother, Samuel Elliot whose name is on the liner part. It is presented by Ann Elliot to S.E. Cones, believing he will value it highly. Portsmouth, NH
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Personal Gear
Possibly New Hampshire (United States)
- Descriptive terms
crewelwork (visual works)
purses (ladies' accessories)
- 4.5 x 7.25 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little