The popularity of automobile touring and cross-country racing in the 1920s is evident in the whimsical decoration of this purse woven in 1928 by the seventeenth-century tapestry factory at Beauvais.
It is credited
Lent by Mobiler national, Paris, 1761.
Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 20.5 × 22.5 × 3 cm (8 1/16 × 8 7/8 × 1 3/16 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.