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WALLET

Description

Flamestitch - large scale diamond pattern in greens, reds and yellow; edged with red twill tape; opens side by side with 4 pockets, lined with pink/red camlet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1772
Inscriptions
Needlepoint & cross-stitch inside: ""Jofhua Davis, Boston Dec br(above ec)/y (e above) g (?) 177 2(above-right)""
Material
Bargello work
canvas
embroidering
handmade
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bargello work
Camlet
canvas
Coated Canvas
Diamond
Embroidered
embroidering
Flamestitch
Handmade
handmade
lozenges
WALLET
wallets
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
5 x 8.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.893
GUSN
31145

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