Pocketbook

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1751-1799

GUSN

GUSN-13109

Description

Flamestitch - horizontal "hands" in reds, greens and outlined with black and cream; rounded flap; edged with green wool tape; 2 pockets; lined with orange red wool.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
canvas
embroidering
Bargello work
handmade
wool (textile)
Wool
Coated Canvas
Embroidered
Flamestitch
Handmade
PURSE

Inscription

Cross-stitch on interior flap: ""S L""

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 x 6.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.288