Flat square purse of linen canvas; 1600 - 1650
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Flat square purse of linen canvas, the pattern embroidered with coloured silks in tent stitch, the ground rather crudely worked with thick silver thread in brick stitch. The purse is lined with pink taffeta and the upper drawstring edge over sewn in silk and metal thread in back-stitched chain.
1600 AD - 1650 AD