Purse

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-47836

Description

Small purse. Exterior covered with needlework image of a dragon and clouds. Decorative metal closure in the form of a dragon. Multi-chain single handle attaches in the center top of the purse. The terminal end of the handle is a pill-shaped piece of ivory. A round metal disc with relief of a dragon is affixed to it.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
needlepoint (needleworking)
metal
ivory (tooth component)
Bag, Carrying
Purse
Purse

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. E. Stuart Pratt

Accession Number

1969.490