Drawstring bag

American
about 1800


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

22.3 x 14 cm (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

48.1222

Medium or Technique

Cross barred cotton, embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton draw string bag, made of fine cross barred cotton of four modified hexagon shaped pieces with square piece forming bottom of bag, small white tassels on all points and on center bottom of bag, embroidered with silver sequins grouped in fours on two sides and singly on other two sides, seams embroidered with silver sequins.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron