Brown Lizard Clutch Purse

Title

Brown Lizard Clutch Purse

Description

Brown lizard leather clutch purse with marbled celluloid frame and clasp. Clasp has a hinged arm for the closure. Interior is lined with tan cotton fabric. Back side has a leather strap attached vertically to create a handle.

Creator

Unknown

Date

1930-1939

Contributor

Gift from Elizabeth S. Brown

Identifier

HCC_FA_2018_P2-1991

Coverage

Unknown

Extent

H 5" x W 7" x D 1 1/2"

Curator Notes

Excellent condition. Exterior starting to deteriorate in poor condition and the interior in fair condition with moderate staining.

Textile

Lizard leather

Photographer

Shane Patrick Qureshi

Curator

HCC Fashion Dept. Curatorial Team

Accession Number

2012. 45.533

Files

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Citation

Unknown, “Brown Lizard Clutch Purse,” HCC Fashion Archive, accessed March 31, 2020, https://hccfashion.omeka.net/items/show/547.

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