Object Place: United States
9 x 10.2 x 1.8 cm (3 9/16 x 4 x 11/16 in.) measured closed
Medium or Technique
Silk embroidery on linen ground with cotton lining
Not On View
Exterior embroidered in Queen Anne or Rococco stitch in yellow, green and purple silk yarns in a lattice pattern with a transverse hour-glass motif in each lozenge compartment. Interior of unpatterned brown silk. One interior side seam torn exposing back of embroidery. Exterior faded. Worn. Affixed paper tag with the name “Mrs. J.M. Rae” “From Early American Trunk”.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection