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SWEETMEAT PURSE

Unknownc1750

Simone Handbag Museum

Simone Handbag Museum
Seoul , South Korea

Simple in construction, this unlined purse closes with double drawstrings attached to decorative fobs. The crocheted design repeats a thistle motif, possibly indicating a Scottish provenance. The thistle has been associated with Scotland since about 1200.

Details

  • Title: SWEETMEAT PURSE
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: c1750
  • Location Created: BRITISH
  • Type: Handbag
  • Rights: SIMONE HANDBAG MUSEUM
  • Medium: SILK AND METAL CROCHET, AND SILK CORD

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