PURSE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1920-1940

GUSN

GUSN-13048

Description

A=Purse; B=Coin Purse. Purse (A) black wool felt envelope trimmed along edges w/ bands of white & gray felt w/ black topstitching. Wedges of white & gray bands on lower corners of flap; toggle closure - black felt toggle w/ white & gray felt loop; fully lined w/ tan linen. Inner pocket of tan linen. Coin purse (B) of same material & style; bands of white & gray felt w/ black topstitching under flap only. Wedge at lower left corner of flap; same toggle closure; lined w/ tan linen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
felt (textile)
stitching
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Women's personal gear
Wool
Felt
Linen
Hand Stitched
PURSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.5978A-B

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5978AB