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Object ID 1897.013
Object Name Wallet
Collection Textiles
Credit line Gift of Mrs. C. R. Layton
Year Range from 1770.0
Year Range to 1800.0
Made Mrs. Benjamin Rush
Description Needlework wallet with a pattern that consists of repeating small diamonds worked in Bargello stitches. The wallet has four interior compartments and there is a very worn, illegible name embroidered on one of the inside edges.
Dimensions W-3.75 L-6.75 inches
Dimension Details closed dimensions; 7 3/4" wide open.
Subjects Wallets
Needlework
Clothing & dress
Search Terms Needlework
Wallets
Eighteenth Century
Material Wool embroidery; silk lining