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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...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

American, about 1800

Object Place

United States


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

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Medium or Technique

Cross barred cotton, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts