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Straw bag

1998.5363 (RS24165)

Description

Straw souvenir bag from Grenada. Bag is square and consists of front, back, bottom and 2 sides that fold slightly. 2 loop handles for carrying. Flowers embroidered on front w/ colorful straw. Rows of blue and green straw provide exterior border on bag. Interior lined in pink linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1970
Inscriptions
Embroidered on front/top: ""GRENADA""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
straw (plant material)
weaving
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Straw
straw (plant material)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
17 x 14 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5363
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24543

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