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Wallet

Description

Flamestitch "geometric" flamestitch in gold, purple and red/pink; opens side by side with four pockets; edges of pockets of red glazed wool; rose wool lining of pockets.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1751-1799
Associated Building
Used At Sayward House. Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
burlap
canvas
embroidering
handmade
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bargello work
burlap
Burlap
Camlet
canvas
Embroidered
embroidering
Flamestitch
Geometric
geometric patterns
Handmade
handmade
Wallet
wallets
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
5 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.556
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
49509

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