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Pocket in shape of half a hexagon; lower part bright red wool, upper part dark green velveteen; embroidered with polychrome glass beads both round and bugle in star and stylized fower forms; back of red wool; edges trimmed with narrow silver galloon; carrying strap of same galloon.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Norwegian, 19th century

Object Place

Norway

Dimensions

86 x 23.6 x 1.7 cm (33 7/8 x 9 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.85

Medium or Technique

Wool with wool embroidery, glass beads and silvered galloon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes