Bag

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-2942

Description

Rectangular bag with drawstring opening comprised of blue and white check-woven cotton fabric. White linen tape drawstring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bags (generic containers)
cotton (textile)
weaving
checker pattern
Cotton
Woven
Checked
BAG

Inscription

Inscribed on the string: ""Pr. brocade/slippers from/a house/ between Rowley/Newburyport"" (NFL script)

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.1432

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

12.75 x 7.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1432

Places

Massachusetts (United States)