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Drawstring bag of Chinese satin

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Two round painted paper medallions, one showing bowl of fruit, the other sea shells, connected by gathered cream colored satin, gold colored sik cord for drawstring; yellowed satin now and stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler

American, Early 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

16.7 x 17.5 cm (6 9/16 x 6 7/8 in. )

Accession Number

51.1991

Medium or Technique

Silk, Chinese satin, paper, pigment, metal, foil / painting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes