Pocket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

GUSN

GUSN-245773

Description

Woman's cotton pocket with gathering strings and fringe around the edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pockets (costume accessories)
cotton (textile)
printed textile materials
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Pocket

Inscription

"Presented to Jane Salmon by her friend and cousin, Louise Battella, Boston 1812." (printed on the back of the pocket as part of the design)

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift from Mrs. James P. Tolman

Accession Number

1924.458

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)