Late 18th c. Silk Queen's Stitch Ladies Pocketbook
This beautiful ladies pocketbook is worked in queen's stitch in teal green, sienna, rose, ecru, and pale green silk on linen canvas ground. Interior is a rose velvet with purple velvet divider. Featuring a geometric basket motif with flowers.
c. 1780 - 1800
4-3/8" x 2.5" x 1"
Darkening and discoloration to silk thread. Some stitch loss to corner of flap.Fading to interior velvet.