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Hand bag

1998.4725 (RS24175)

Description

Black handbag w/ floral needlework decoration on back (wreath) and front (2 bunches, on lid and below lid). Pink and red roses. 2 green tassled straps. Green leather trim and sides. Front lock w/ key sewn to bag. Linen inner lining--off-white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
needlepoint (needleworking)
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
floral patterns
leather
Leather
needlepoint (needleworking)
Needlework
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Rose
rose (genus)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
8 x 14 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4725
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18053

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