Purse by Mabel Strong Seymour



Object ID:
1949-17-1
Category:
Made by Students
Medium:
polychrome beads, linen
Creator:
Mabel Strong Seymour (1783-1839)
Date:
ca. 1825
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
Associated Place:
Litchfield, CT
Size:
6" length x 6" width
Description:
Beaded bag with three bands of design. Top band, 1" wide, geometric pattern in rust, green, yellow, and white. Central band, 3 1/8" w. floral design of roses and smaller blue flowers, off-white backgroun. Bottom band, 1 1/8" w. left side two small houses. On right side, larger house with tower in background.

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