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

Object Type

Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. E. Stuart Pratt

Accession Number

1969.490