Straw bag

Collection Type

  • Relics and souvenirs

Date

1950-1970

GUSN

GUSN-24543

Description

Straw souvenir bag from Grenada. Bag is square and consists of front, back, bottom and 2 sides that fold slightly. 2 loop handles for carrying. Flowers embroidered on front w/ colorful straw. Rows of blue and green straw provide exterior border on bag. Interior lined in pink linen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
embroidering
straw (plant material)
weaving
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
Straw
Woven
Embroidered
Flower
PURSE

Inscription

Embroidered on front/top: ""GRENADA""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 x 14 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5363