Possibly made for Filenes Department Store, Boston (American, founded 1911)
Overall: 71.1 cm (28 in.)
Medium or Technique
Suede leather, acetate satin, gilt metal
Not On View
Bag of navy suede, made of three pouches with gilt metal frames, arranged in a triangle around a solid base, attached at corners with metal rings; narrow straps, attached at center. Pouches are lined with navy acetate satin, and identified by lines of top stitching: first has two lines of stitching, inside pockets; second has three lines, small change purse attached inside with elastic; third has four lines, and is plain inside.
Purchased at Skinner discovery auction, November 2006; Gift to the MFA, March 21 2007
Gift of Susan Ward