Beaded evening purse; Unknown; c.1900-1920's; 2006_316_3

Name/Title

Beaded evening purse

About this object

Beaded evening purse in black, brown, green, gold and purple. Art nouveau style, possibly owl shaped. Beaded fringe tassels at base, celluloid tortoise shell catch and clasp. Brown and black beaded handle. Lined with blue cotton. Belonged to donor's grandmother.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

c.1900-1920's

Medium and Materials

beads

Measurements

31cm length x 17cm width

Subject and Association Description

beaded purse, art nouveau

Credit Line

Hazel Ham

Object Type

purse

Object number

2006_316_3

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
art nouveau
beads
black
brown
cotton
gold
green
owl
purple
purse

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