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Museum number:
9-15547
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090015547
Alternate number:
3764 (previous number (Design Dept.))
Accession number:
Acc.3032
Object count:
1
Description:
Purse; silk, ivory; faille, tapestry, brocaded; brown, tan, blue, blue lining, multi color on tan; three-pocket purse of brocade outside lined with blue faille. One pocket completely lined with tapestry of calligraphy, blossoms, couple in erotic embrace on tan ground. Ivory catch. 4 3/4 in. x 3 in.
Donor:
Design Department (UC Berkeley)
Collection place:
Japan
Verbatim coll. place:
JAPAN
Culture or time period:
Japanese
Collector:
Albert M. Bender
Materials:
Ivory (material) and Silk
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1974
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
length 5 inches and width 3 inches
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