PURSE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890 ?-1920 ?

GUSN

GUSN-13047

Description

Black cotton sateen square drawstring bag; linen appliqued panel on front w/ printed oriental scene of man & horse in red, brown, tan & white; black silk cord drawstring; unlined.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
stitching
linen (material)
cloth
Orientalism
Women's personal gear
Cotton
Sateen
Linen
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Classical Figure
Oriental
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

1969.5336