Purse (France), 18th century
This is a Purse. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is silk, glass beads and its technique is looping incorporating strung beads. two panels worked separately. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper.
It is credited
Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 9.5 x 7.6 cm (3 3/4 x 3 in.)
It is inscribed
"JAY LA VICTORIE" and "..SE TROUVENT (P)RIS"
Cite this object as
Purse (France), 18th century; silk, glass beads; H x W: 9.5 x 7.6 cm (3 3/4 x 3 in.); Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper; 1957-180-17