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Woman's evening bag

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Yellow and gilt brocade, with gold colored metal frome and clasp. Roughly rectangular shape. Clasp set with rhinestones and green paste cabochon. Traces of chain handle, no longer present. Lined with cream satin, soiled. Slightly worn and soiled.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Ware Eliot

American or European, about 1930

Object Place

U.S.A., Europe


12.6 x 16 x 2.5 cm (4 15/16 x 6 5/16 x 1 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk and gilt metal thread brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts