Digital Commonwealth

Bag

Item Information

Title:
Bag
Description:
Square form with drawstring opening at top; comprised of printed cotton fragments stitched into squares in "patches"; lined with off-white plain weave linen; textiles are copperplate printed.
Date:
1800–1820
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
cotton (textile)
patchwork
printing (process)
bags (generic containers)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
floral patterns
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Patchwork
Floral
Places:
Connecticut
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
11 in. x 10 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1991.1433
Identifier:
2943