Small round purse

English
17th or early 18th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Height x width: 3 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. (9.5 x 10.5 cm)

Accession Number

38.1269

Medium or Technique

Lace, point

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Design of angular flowers worked with the needle with several shades of pink and green silk on a ground worked with silver thread. Green silk cord run through top is finished with four silver pear-shaped pendants (wood covered with silver thread).

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman