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WALLET

Description

Green ground with red parrot, scrolling yellow/beige leaves, show berries and stylized red, purple and yellow flowers; petit point; edged with red twill tape; tie closure missing; rounded flap; 2 pockets; red lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Material
buckram
embroidering
handmade
petit point
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
buckram
Buckram
Embroidered
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Handmade
handmade
parrot
Parrot
Petit Point
petit point
stylization
WALLET
wallets
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
4.125 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1680
GUSN
34430

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