WALLET

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-46545

Description

Dark brown; side by side; opens up to reveal 4 compartments; embossed w/ words inside & out.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallets
accessories
embossing
handmade
leather
Men's personal gear
Handmade
Embossed
WALLET

Inscription

1. Embossed on outside back & front: ""SALEM"" 2. Printed card (?) w/ embossed border found inside: ""American Liberties Danvers - July - ye 1 - 1775"" 3. Handwritten note found in pocket: ""Carried in the Revolutionary War. 1776 - Loaned by Mrs. C.F. Mountfort.""

Related Items

Title WALLET Accession Number 1916.328
Title WALLET Accession Number 1940.822

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Salem, MA, USA

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

3.75 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1961.218

Places

Massachusetts (United States)