Handbag

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-40

GUSN

GUSN-29111

Description

"Theorem" painted velvet drawstring purse embellished with two lozenges of birchbark embroidered with moosehair surrounded by painted floral vines. The bottom hem of the purse is decorated with three small tassels.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
textiles
Unidentified Textile
HANDBAG

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew

Accession Number

1920.432