Handbag

Description:

Large Handbag. Rectangular gilt frame with ball/snap closure set with cabochon green stones. Body of bag formed of red, silver, grey, and black beads in a mosaic/Turkish carpet pattern. Bottom of bag with beaded fringe matching body of bag. Lined in pale peach satin with one pocket and attached small coin purse. Sewn into lining is woven tag "Made In France"; Marked on frame "Made In France".

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 1925
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 58
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1925
Coverage:
Place
France
Date
1925  
Description:

Large Handbag. Rectangular gilt frame with ball/snap closure set with cabochon green stones. Body of bag formed of red, silver, grey, and black beads in a mosaic/Turkish carpet pattern. Bottom of bag with beaded fringe matching body of bag. Lined in pale peach satin with one pocket and attached small coin purse. Sewn into lining is woven tag "Made In France"; Marked on frame "Made In France".

Physical Description:

42 cm. from tip of clasp to bottom of fringe; 27 cm. wide at widest part of bag.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Added Title: Beaded bag
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1900.364.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30017
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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