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Reticule - Embroidered Silk, Glass Bead Fringe, 1880s

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc Level 1, Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew Victoria

Description
Beaded reticule with a fringe and handle of blue class beads. The internal prose has a blue silk lining and a pink silk outer encased in beaded net. Based on an examination of the fabric, the reticule has been dated to the 1880s.
Object Registration
1998.0027
Keywords
reticules, fashion accessories, fashion and textiles collection - kew historical society, purses, handbags
When Made
1880s
Last updated
6 Aug 2019 at 1:02AM