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1925-1927 evening bag (1968.23)

Object Name: evening bag & handbag

Date: 1925-1927

Accession Number: 1968.23
Location on Display: Second floor: Gallery of Craft and Design
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • composition
  • diamante
  • bakelite
  • mirror

Spherical black evening bag.
Two hollow sections of black composition hinged at the base and studded with diamante. two black silk tassels; interior mirror and cosmetic powder puff. Carried purely for cosmetic use; no room for other contents.