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Drawstring Purse W/Painted Design

Drawstring Purse W/Painted Design
Title
Drawstring Purse W/Painted Design
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Satin, cardboard
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 24.1 x 20.3 x 3.8 cm )
Description 
White satin drawstring purse with a cardboard boat-shaped base; base covered with green and white woven satin ribbon; basket with a rose and leaves painted on one side, floral branch on the other; edges trimmed with pleated satin ribbon.
Object Number 
INV.14651
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group