Purse

Object Number: 
1956.170.13c[dup]
Date: 
ca. 1925
Medium: 
Cotton, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 17 in. ( 22.2 x 43.2 cm )
Description: 
Oversized cotton printed trapezoidal clutch purse with a red, pink, yellow, orange, green and black circle and "fish scale" pattern; metal intials "FBG" sewn onto the front.
Gallery Label: 
This purse was used by Ruth Draper. She carried it in the monologue, "Doctors and Diets, when she played the character of Mrd. Grimmer.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. E.C. Carter, sister of Ruth Draper
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group