PURSE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-73851

Description

White silk ground with allover pattern w/ small pink flowers w/ greens & blue. (A) is a drawstring pouch gathered to a flat base (cardboard lining?) with pink ribbed silk ribbon drawstring. Lined with gold taffeta. (B) is a removeable inner tray of same fabric as pouch over solid base, possibly a basket.

Details

Descriptive Terms

purses (ladies' accessories)
accessories
stitching
printing (process)
silk (textile)
taffeta
floral patterns
Women's personal gear
Silk
Taffeta
Hand Stitched
Floral
Transfer Printed
PURSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.6282A&B

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6282AB