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Knitting bag of printed cotton

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Knitting bag of printed cotton; brown salt-and-pepper background with maroon stripes, and sprigs of green berried over brown areas; pouch with red silk drawstring, at back of pouch long tab made of two thicknesses of print, the two thickness sewn togehter to form tubes for knitting needles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes

American, 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

19 x 37.5 cm (7 1/2 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.1353

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles