Woman's dimity pocket

American
Late 18th century


Object Place: America

Dimensions

36.3 x 34.9 cm (14 5/16 x 13 3/4 in. )

Accession Number

55.598

Medium or Technique

Linen, cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s dimity pocket to be worn under skirts, design of four narrow raised striped alternating with two narrow raised stripes, bound with linen at top with ends to tie around waist.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple