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Tapestry purse (unassembled )
Tapestry purse (unassembled )
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton, Silk, Metallic Yarn (?); Slit Tapestry Weave
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
78.56.85
Acquisition Date:
1978-10-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Barbara D. Jostes

A slit-woven tapestry purse after removal from loom, about to be finished; the same on both sides. The purse was shaped on the loom and woven in a floral pattern influenced by European design and rendered in a medium ill suited to the design.

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