Bag

American
First quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

25.1 x 21 cm (9 7/8 x 8 1/4 in. )

Accession Number

53.2251

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rectangular drawstring bag of white cotton; seams trimmed with white cotton ball fringe; both sides embroidered with white cotton in two different conventionalized floral sprays with vine borders; narrow ruffle of white cotton at top; drawstring of white cotton cord.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry