Handbag with silver mounts

Holland


Dimensions

19.5 x 9.2 x 1.3 cm (7 11/16 x 3 5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.426

Medium or Technique

Glass beads, silk velvet, cotton thread, silver clasp

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Round link chain handle. Top pieces engraved, with raised strips of beaded work. Lower dark blue velvet and polychrome bead work showing house and landscape. Marks: Lion 2 in hexagon; Head of Perseus.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson