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Beaded bag

Object Number: 
INV.989
Date: 
1830-1875
Medium: 
Linen, metal, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 6 3/8 in. ( 16.5 x 16.2 cm )
Description: 
Overall square black linen purse (reticule) with drawstring closure of cotton cording through metal rings, metallic beadwork throughout; same design on both sides of bead clusters creating a pattern of diagonal rows, floral border half-way up sides and across bottom.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group