Purse by Dorothy Deming



Accession #:
1950-01-140
Category:
Made by Students
Medium:
glass beads, silk
Creator:
Dorothy Deming
Date:
ca. 1820
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
Associated Place:
Litchfield, CT
Size:
6 1/2" long x 6 1/4" wide
Description:
Beaded bag. Beads woven onto black silk background. Black bead background with three bands of blue and grey floral design. Long black beaded looped fringe along bottom of bag. Not lined. No closure. Belonged to Dorothy Deming and possibly also made by her.

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