Six-pocket folded purse

Six-pocket folded purse

1773
Country
United States
carrying case
Printed cotton, woven silk and cotton, silk embroidery, linen lining and binding
Neusteter Textile Collection: Gift of Mrs. Gordon Fothergill
1959.102
. Six-pocket folded purse. 1773. Printed cotton, woven silk and cotton, silk embroidery, linen lining and binding. Neusteter Textile Collection: Gift of Mrs. Gordon Fothergill. 1959.102.
Dimensions
length: 16 5/8 in, 42.2275 cm; width: 4 3/4 in, 12.0650 cm; depth: 3/8 in, 0.9525 cm
Inscription
MW / to / PS / 1773 -- in light green silk cross stitch
Department
Textile Art and Fashion
Collection
Textile Art and Fashion-American
Known Provenance
Gifted September 1959 by Mrs. (Anna S. Otis) Gordon Fothergill [Fort Collins, CO] to Denver Art Museum
Exhibition History
  • "Cover Story," May 17, 2013 - April 27, 2014 (DAM)