Pocketbook

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1751-1799

GUSN

GUSN-27403

Description

Flamestitch - diamond pattern in reds, greens, purple/pink; brown with black and cream outline; angled flap edged with green twill tape; high glazed green camlet lining; 2 pocket. Three frayed green ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Cross-stitch on flap exterior: ""E S""

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4.25 x 8.5 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1917.191