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Woman's handbag

Black leather woman's handbag with brown bamboo handle and toggle clasp and gold colored metal fittings. The hanbag closes by inserting the toggle through a hole in the front flap and turning it. There is a gold colored stamp "Made in Italy by Gucci" on the inside of the flap. There is one...

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Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by donor, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift to the MFA (December 17, 2008).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Italian, 1995

Object Place

Florence, Italy

Dimensions

Overall (Including Handle): 31.75 x 28.89 cm (12 1/2 x 11 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1465

Medium or Technique

leather, bamboo and metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes