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Bag of navy suede, made of three pouches with gilt metal frames, arranged in a triangle around a solid base, attached at corners with metal rings; narrow straps, attached at center. Pouches are lined with navy acetate satin, and identified by lines of top stitching: first has two lines of...

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Purchased at Skinner discovery auction, November 2006; Gift to the MFA, March 21 2007

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Gift of Susan Ward

American, 1950s


Overall: 71.1 cm (28 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Suede leather, acetate satin, gilt metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts