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WALLET

Description

Light brown with squared flap and strap closure, with metal clasp (strap end has broken); 6 compartments with scalloped, white kid flaps; pockets and outside are embossed with lyre with scrolling leaves and ivy garland on lyre strings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1846
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on inside flap: ""Nathan Webb - Cambridge Mafs""
Material
embossing
leather
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Education
education
Embossed
embossing
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
leaf (plant material)
leather
Leaves
Lyre
lyres
Men's personal gear
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
stitching
WALLET
wallets
Dimensions
2.5 x 4.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.569
GUSN
33959

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