Beaded purse

Beaded purse
Title
Beaded purse
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Glass, linen, satin
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 3/8 x 5 x 3/8 in. ( 28.9 x 12.7 x 1 cm )
Description 
Vertical rectangular black beadwork purse (chatelaine) on black linen ground with top flap having diagonal corners so that it is wider at the top and narrower at the bottom, beadwork looped fringe around flap and on sides and bottom of body, black satin strap with chatelaine hook sewn to reverse at the top center, black linen lining inside, front and flap worked in solid beading with no design or pattern, reverse is black linen.
Object Number 
INV.1260
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group