Handbag

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-12055

Description

Copper silk damask woven with abstract cloud pattern; square; covered metal frame; double self handles; damask tab with satin buttonhole (button missing); copper satin lining with pocket on one side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
damask
stitching
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
weaving
cloud bands
Silk
Damask
Satin
Woven
Hand Stitched
Cloud
PURSE

Inscription

Written in ink, tag tied to handle: ""Akers""

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.344