Evening Bag; Unknown; Circa 1900

Name/Title

Evening Bag

About this object

Front:
Small silk handbag with beading along top and bottom. Chain beading at base. Embroidery/ribbon detailing ie coloured (pink) rosettes and foliage.
Four beaded tassles attached to the wound cotton handles.

Back:
Plain, cream coloured silk.

Maker

Unknown

Maker Role

Unknown

Date Made

Circa 1900

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Silk, cotton, glass beads, cotton cord

Measurements

height 170mm (height with handle 250mm)
top width 120mm
bottom width 184mm

Object Type

Clothing Accessory

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Tags
reticule
Woman

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