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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

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

21.4 x 26.5 cm (8 7/16 x 10 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: a): 0.26 x 0.205; b) 0.265 x 0.214

Accession Number

55.960b

Medium or Technique

Quilted cotton and linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes