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Handbag

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1934-1940 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    J.A.C. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered velvet lined with silk, and metal

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs F.C.C. Treen

  • Museum number:

    T.129-1981

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Black velvet evening bag embroidered with a colourful garden path scene, and with a gold metal clasp and chain handle. Lined with silk.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1934-1940 (made)

Artist/maker

J.A.C. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered velvet lined with silk, and metal

Object history note

With mirror T.129A-1981.

Descriptive line

Embroidered velvet evening handbag lined with silk, made by J.A.C., England, 1934-1940

Materials

Velvet; Silk; Gilt metal

Techniques

Embroidery

Subjects depicted

Flower gardens; Paths

Categories

Fashion; Accessories; Embroidery; Women's clothes; Evening wear; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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