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Handbag

1920.432 (RS80567)

Description

"Theorem" painted velvet drawstring purse embellished with two lozenges of birchbark embroidered with moosehair surrounded by painted floral vines. The bottom hem of the purse is decorated with three small tassels.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-40
Material
textiles
Descriptive terms
HANDBAG
purses (ladies' accessories)
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Accession Number
1920.432
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew
GUSN
29111

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