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Unfinished silk pocket, Portland, ca. 1795

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Unfinished silk pocket, Portland, ca. 1795

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Elizabeth Wadsworth (1779-1802) of Portland painted this silk, the beginning of a pocket to hold small items such as keys or sewing tools.

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  • Title: Unfinished silk pocket, Portland, ca. 1795
  • Creator: Wadsworth, Elizabeth
  • Creation Date: circa 1795
  • Subject Date: circa 1795
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Watercolor on silk
  • Dimensions (cm): 28 x 12
  • Local Code: A89-28
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
489 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822

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