Purse Date: first quarter century Culture: British Medium: Canvas embroidered with silk, silver, and silver-gilt thread Dimensions: H. 4 to 5 inches to x to cm) Classification: Textiles-Embroidered Credit Line: Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
English, late century England Dimensions Overall (without tassels and cord): 12 x 13 cm x 5 in.) Medium or Technique Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and silver metallic threads Braided silk and metallic cords and tassels
Purse (France), century / White ribbed silk semi-circular purse with drawstring top, embroidered with polychrome silks in floral designs and edged in silver bobbin lace. Lined with blue taffeta; beaded green silk cord at top.