Pocket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1771-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2933

Description

The linen bag has a slit opening bound with cotton tape. It is embroidered with crewel, yarns in red, green and light blue with meandering vines, flower heads and foliate devices which are arranged symmetrically. The bag is narrow at the top widens to the base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pockets (costume accessories)
accessories
cotton (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Linen
Wool
Cotton
Embroidered
POCKET

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

15.5 x 12.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1423