Handbag

American (New York, NY)
1970s–1980s
Koret (American, founded 1929)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

15.24 x 20.32 cm (6 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

1999.491

Medium or Technique

Calfskin, gilt metal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black calfskin purse (printed into a snakeskin pattern) with pronged clasp and gold chain.
Stamped (inside): “Koret”
Condition: very good

Provenance

Inherited from her mother, Shirley Braude, who purchased these items from the 1970s to 1998

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Shirley Braude