Handbag

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-13868

Description

Silk handbag painted w/ pansies and horseshoe. Chenille balls as trim. Twisted handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
hand sewing
silk (textile)
Silk
Machine Sewn
Painted
PURSE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8.5 x 6.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.112