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Money Belt

Description

Homespun, natural linen; eight compartments, each has flap with pearl button; 3 pronged brass buckle and strap closure; each compartment outlined with black (embroidered) straight stitch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1849
Inscriptions
Embroidered: ""E. Gerry""
Material
embroidering
hand sewing
hand spinning
handmade
linen (material)
spinning (textile process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
BELT, MONEY
Embroidered
embroidering
hand sewing
hand spinning
handmade
Handmade
Homespun
linen (material)
Machine Sewn
Men's personal gear
money belts
spinning (textile process)
Travel
travel
Dimensions
4.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.745
GUSN
30392

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