Bag

French
third quarter of the 18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 10 13/16 x 9 1/16 in. (27.5 x 23 cm)

Accession Number

03.1350

Medium or Technique

Satin and velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Personal accessories

The ground is of green satin. The design of scrolls and flowers, is of cut and uncut velvet of the same color. Made of the same velvet as the waistcoat worn by Joshua Green, grandfather of Dr. Samuel A. Green, at his graduation from Harvard College, in 1784. 01.7262 (T.5082).

Provenance

Made of the same velvet as the waistcoat worn by Joshua Green, grandfather of Dr. Samuel A. Green, at his graduation from Harvard College, in 1784.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green