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Bag, reticule; septagonal. White satin embroidered with polychrome silks, silver threads, silver sequins. Four sided. On front, in center of wreath of roses tied with blue bow, is written VALUE THE TRIFLE. On back, in similar wreath, is FRIENDSHIP. On sides are flroal motifs; one of sweetpeas,...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

English or New England, Early 19th century

Object Place

New England, England or U.S.A.


27 x 20 cm (10 5/8 x 7 7/8 in. )

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk, Satin, metal / embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts