PURSE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-13042

Description

Small white silk taffeta w/ woven blue pinstripe drawstring bag; embroidered w/ white & pink rosebuds w/ green leaves. Edges trimmed w/ white silk braid; blue satin ribbon drawstring; rectangular shape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
floral patterns
stripes
Women's personal gear
Silk
Taffeta
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Floral
Striped
PURSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5331