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Large bag, brown "A R" embroidered in upper left corner, casing at top with remnants of tape drawstring, made of a single length of cloth with abutting seams at sides, large patch on reverse

Inscription

Brown embroidered lettters in upper left corner: "A R"

Provenance

Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout

American, late 18th to early 19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

127 x 71 cm (50 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.642

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with linen cross-stitch embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles