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drawstring bag
  • United States
  • drawstring bag, 1890s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton, crocheting
  • Object Height/Width: 17.5 x 10.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 4 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2124

Drawstring bag with floral design. It has an oblong form and starting from the bottom there is point, openwork border with drawstrings. There are large red flowers in white bands with geometric designs on top and bottom. Predominate colors are black and white with dark and light red and green motifs.