Requires Photography

Purse

Chinese
Qing dynasty
Early 20th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H: 7.8 cm; W: 14.6 cm (folded)

Accession Number

1991.213

Medium or Technique

Silk with couching

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

Edwin Conger, first U.S. Ambassador to Imperial China and his wife Sarah Conger; by descent to their granddaughter Sarah Buchan Jewell (Mrs T. Edson Jewell), Boston; 1991, gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 1991)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell