Purse for man's court belt (shou)

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1880 to 1889


Object Place: China

Dimensions

bag: 11.4 x 12.7 cm (4 1/2 x 5 in.) Tassles: 6 in.

Accession Number

11.2781

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s drawstring purse

Provenance

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst to the MFA on November 2, 1911

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst