Woman's handbag

About 1900


Dimensions

Height x width: 4 1/4 x 7 in., 1.9 cm (10.8 x 17.8 cm, 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1780

Medium or Technique

Suede and ivory

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Handbag of brown suede with carved ivory plaque with rococo ornament and classical medallion with cupid and psyche on front. Small suede strap on top.

Provenance

2011, gift of Sarah Blodgett Dunbar to the MFA. (Accession date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Blodgett Dunbar