Pocket

American (New England)
18th century


Object Place: New England, United States

Dimensions

42.6 x 31.5 cm (16 3/4 x 12 3/8 in. )

Accession Number

50.3126

Medium or Technique

Linen-and-cotton; silk; printed cotton, piecing, embroidery

On View

Gail and Ernst von Metzsch Gallery (Gallery 225A)

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Back of heavy linen-and-cotton, front of printed cotton patch-work made up of triangles of a number of different fabrics, edges bound with white linen, white linen tape ties.

Provenance

Anonymous gift (from Mrs. Samuel Cabot)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift