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Bag

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1830-1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk satin, chenille, braid

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr K. L. Stock

  • Museum number:

    T.440-1970

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bag of white silk satin with a rounded base and pointed top. The edges of the base are trimmed with matching chenille fronds, the ends forming a fringe, outlined with a scallop of silk cord. Elaborate cord and chenille tassels trim the neck of the bag where the draw cord is threaded. The bag is lined in pale blue silk.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1830-1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk satin, chenille, braid

Descriptive line

Silk satin bag , England, 1830-1870.

Materials

Silk satin; Chenille; Braid

Categories

Accessories; Fashion; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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