Pocket

Norwegian
19th century


Object Place: Norway

Dimensions

86 x 23.6 x 1.7 cm (33 7/8 x 9 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.85

Medium or Technique

Wool with wool embroidery, glass beads and silvered galloon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pocket in shape of half a hexagon; lower part bright red wool, upper part dark green velveteen; embroidered with polychrome glass beads both round and bugle in star and stylized fower forms; back of red wool; edges trimmed with narrow silver galloon; carrying strap of same galloon.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend