Purse Place of origin: England, Great Britain (embroidered) Date: (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Linen canvas, silk and silver thread Museum number: 316 Gallery location: In Storage
Purse Place of origin: England, Great Britain Date: Materials and Techniques: Leather embroidered with silver and silver-gilt thread, cord and couched purl work, bound with metal thread braid, lined with silk Museum number:
Pinner says: A fine and rare northern European purse-frame, ca. I also want to point out that the Victoria and Albert museum in London and the Met in New york has an example of this, how ever this is the "BEST" example seen here to date.
Creation Date: sixteenth century Materials: Dimensions: x x cm RCIN 37040 Description: A silk, silver and gold thread needlework pomander purse, covered in needlework of floral design with a gold fringe and drawstring with four tassels.