Handbag

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-12056

Description

White glazed linen ground printed with 18th century pastoral scene with figures in blue, pink, and brown; large square with rounded lower corners; cevered metal frame; double self handles; self buttonhole tab (button missing); lined with bright blue polished cotton with pocket on side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
polishing
printing (process)
tin (metal)
pastoral
Linen
Cotton
Tin Glazed
Polished
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Pastoral
Classical Figure
PURSE

Inscription

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

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.345