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Wallet

Description

Red with leather strap and flap closure; 3 compartments, one with red flap; pencil & pencil holder; memo paper with green marbled cover; tan and embossed lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1824-1825
Inscriptions
Handwritten notes on memo paper: a lot - refer to receipts, money borrowed, etc.; one says: ""Books red by R. R. Howard beginning 1 of Jan. 1824;"" other paper note says: ""drowned in Boston Harbor --- Mother's brother died when his sister was a little girl about 1825."" Also printed in lining: ""Robt. R. Howard""
Material
embossing
leather
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Death
deaths
Embossed
embossing
Hand Stitched
leather
Men's personal gear
stitching
WALLET
wallets
Dimensions
3 x 4.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.601
GUSN
31021

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