Drawstring bag of Chinese satin

American
Early 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

16.7 x 17.5 cm (6 9/16 x 6 7/8 in. )

Accession Number

51.1991

Medium or Technique

Silk, Chinese satin, paper, pigment, metal, foil / painting

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two round painted paper medallions, one showing bowl of fruit, the other sea shells, connected by gathered cream colored satin, gold colored sik cord for drawstring; yellowed satin now and stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler