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drawstring bag
  • Philippines
  • drawstring bag, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • cotton, mirror, thread, embroidering, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 23 x 22 x 7.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 9 1/16 x 8 11/16 x 2 15/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Lucy J. McAllister
  • Not on display
  • C2017.046
Description

Small black drawstring bag that is decorated on the outside with several rows of small, circular mirrors attached to the surface with dark green embroidery. Thick white cord for the drawstring and the bottom has a stiff base.