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WALLET

Description

Tan, scalloped flap and strap closure; "X" on front and back; 7 compartments; one has flap and tongue.

Details

Maker
Marshall, Thomas, Mr. (Maker)
Date
1830-1860
Inscriptions
Embossed stamp on interior: ""MADE BY THOMAS MARSHALL,/Petersham (Mass.)"" Belchertown(?)
Location of origin
Petersham, MA, USA
Material
leather
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
leather
Men's personal gear
WALLET
wallets
Dimensions
3.875 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1560
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lydia G. Chace
GUSN
34364
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Comments

Thomas Marshall Wallet #

AvatarPosted by David Shields on May 8, 2014
Found wallet that you describe in our family archives. How can we learn more about it?

Wallet in Historic New England's Collection #

AvatarPosted by Nicole Chalfant - Collection Manager on May 12, 2014
Thank you for your inquiry, Mr. Shields. If you would like to send me an email with some digital images of your family's wallet, I would be happy to help you learn more about it.
My email address is: nchalfant@historicnewengland.org.

Sincerely, Nicole Chalfant
Collection Manager