Woman's purse

French
early 20th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

34.3 x 21.0 cm (13.5 x 8.25 in.)

Accession Number

2003.327

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, brocaded with metallic threads; silk plain weave (tafetta) lining, metallic cord strap

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Purse made of length of black silk satin ribbon brocaded with gold metallic pine cone design; yellow silk lining and gold cord.

Provenance

Inherited from Gertrude Laughlin Chanler by Oliver Chanler; Gift to the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Eilzabeth Chatwin