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2001.281.1193.20 (RS198159)

Description

Handmade document folder. One of a group of twenty-two enclosures created by Olive Percival of Los Angeles, California to house family documents. The folder is made of a single piece of folded watercolor paper and decorated with stenciled yellow roses over a stripe of three vertical stripes. On the front of the folder is a black, circular handmade stamp with stylized lettering spelling "Percival."

Details

Maker
Percival, Olive, Miss, 1868-1945 (Maker)
Date
1910-1930
Location of origin
Los Angeles, California, United States
Material
stenciling
watercolor paper
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Places
Los Angeles (Los Angeles county, California)
Descriptive terms
coverings and hangings for documents
Folder, File
folders (containers)
stenciling
watercolor paper
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
10 x 8 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1193.20
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293794
Related Items
Title Purse Accession number 1946.124 Relationship Purse interior and bottom lined with the same paper. Purse also owned by Percival.

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