Embroidered cotton drawstring bag
Early 19th century
Object Place: America
19.7 x 18.2 cm (7 3/4 x 7 3/16 in. )
Medium or Technique
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Embroidered cotton drawstring bag, bottom in shape of lozenge with central large star surrounded by small stars, single piece gathered into lozenge bottom forming sides of bag, small-scale stylized flowers and leaves, garlands of minute flowers and wheat sprays with some details in inserts of net; design embroidered with white linen thread; casing tender and torn in one area.
Gift of Miss Marian Colburn