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Description

Small white silk taffeta w/ woven blue pinstripe drawstring bag; embroidered w/ white & pink rosebuds w/ green leaves. Edges trimmed w/ white silk braid; blue satin ribbon drawstring; rectangular shape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Striped
stripes
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.5331
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13042

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