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Purse for man's court belt (shou)

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Man's drawstring purse

Provenance

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst to the MFA on November 2, 1911

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1880 to 1889

Object Place

China

Dimensions

bag: 11.4 x 12.7 cm (4 1/2 x 5 in.) Tassles: 6 in.

Accession Number

11.2781

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes