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Handbag: peacock feather design
Handbag: peacock feather design
Date:
ca. 1770
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Embroidery And Applique On Silk With Foils And Spangles (quills?)
Dimensions:
13.5 x 13 x 1 cm (5 5/16 x 5 1/8 x 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
52784
Acquisition Date:
1914-01-26
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Hilda R. Nutall in memory of Magdalena Nuttall

Back embroidered with two feather motifs with tiny spangles and two small foliate sprays. Front peacock feather motifs have foil inserts.