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Woman's pocket (one of a pair)

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Woman's pouched-shaped pocket, attached to tape across top, with slit in face of pocket; face of pocket made of white cotton with design of stylized flowers worked in corded quilting with back-stitich; back of each pocket made of coarse white linen.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

Possibly French or American, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

27.4 x 21.3 cm (10 13/16 x 8 3/8 in. )

Accession Number

55.960a

Medium or Technique

Quilted cotton and linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes