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PURSE

Description

White linen pocketbook w/ cutwork medallion on front trimmed around edges w/ scalloped edged crochet trim; black silk satin lining; stiffened w/ cardboard (?).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1910
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.5326
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13039

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