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PURSE

Description

Black cotton sateen square drawstring bag; linen appliqued panel on front w/ printed oriental scene of man & horse in red, brown, tan & white; black silk cord drawstring; unlined.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890 ?-1920 ?
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cloth
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
block printing (relief printing process)
Classical Figure
cloth
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Oriental
Orientalism
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Sateen
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's personal gear
Accession Number
1969.5336
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13047

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