Purse; [?]; [?]; CT4127d



About this object

Purse; a handmade purse consisting of a piece of fabric which has been decorated with a border of drawn-thread work. The pieces has been folded into three, and sewn to create a pocket with an opening flap. The flap is embroidered in black with acorns and oak leaves.



Date Made


Place Made


Medium and Materials

processed material, textile.


l 230mm x w 125mm

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, costume. dress. fashion

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, homecrafts

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

personal effect

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