Drawstring bag, rectangular shape
probably late 18th century
Object Place: American
24.3 x 21.1 cm (9 9/16 x 8 5/16 in. )
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Twill woven white cotton ground, embroidered with white cotton yarns in chain, stem, bullion, Roumanian, and satin stitches. One side has motif of tall flowering plant standing in a low dish in the center and a border of an undulating vine. Other side has a large conventionalized plant motif in the center and a border of a flowered undulating vine. Some brownish stains.
Gift of Mrs. Ashton Sanborn in memory of Ashton Sanborn