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Carpet bag

Object Number: 
1929.143
Date: 
1850-1890
Medium: 
Wool, metal, leather, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 27 1/4 x 19 1/2 x 8 in. ( 69.2 x 49.5 x 20.3 cm )
Description: 
Wool looped-pile purse (carpet bag) with two leather handles, a metal loop for clasping, interior metal frame, rounded shoulders, leather oval box bottom with tooled floral design, cotton lining with metal-framed compartment divider; overall pattern of geometric and floral design.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Albert Ulmann
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group