PURSE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-13044

Description

White cotton ground embroidered in cross-stitch; central motif in pale orange & brick red w/ pale green leaves; bordered by potted plant w/ small blue flowers, pale green branches, beige pot & larger flower. Geometric border at top; blue cotton cord handles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
floral patterns
stylization
Women's personal gear
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Geometric Floral
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

1969.5333