Skip to content

Search Collections

Purse

Description

Brown silk knitted bag w/ light blue beaded chevron and floral designs; unfinished; skein of brown silk w/ beads is wound around piece of paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
In ink on paper: ""A will N Pos[?]e Esq/ cane of Frasier Zimmer will to/ [illeg.]""
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
knitting (process)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Chevron
chevrons (motifs)
Floral
floral patterns
Knit
knitting (process)
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Silk
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1998.5802
GUSN
26354

Comments