Bag Metadata

Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.

Title

  • Main Title Bag
  • Added Title Handbag
  • Added Title Embroidered Bag

Contributor

  • Donor: Kramer, Mrs. Arthur, Sr.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1880/1920

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Handbag for afternoon or evening use. Frame of simulated tortoiseshell, carved and with openwork, with ball/snap closure and chain. Body of bag is of beige fabric with multi-colored petit-point embroidery of a bouquet of flowers. Floral motif on bag in grey, greens, blues, pinks and rose. Lined in rose ribbed silk, and contains a change purse and mirror. French or English in origin.
  • Physical Description: 23 cm. from tip of closure to bottom of bag; 17.5 cm. at widest part of bag.

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Handbags
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories
  • Keyword: Petit Point Embroidery
  • Keyword: Needlework

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Europe
  • Start Date: 1880
  • End Date: 1910

Collection

  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1900.535.002
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30025

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