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Randall House - Wolfville Historical Society

Bag


Accession number: CC.345
Category: container
Date: 1860
Materials: Fibre; Glass
Measurements: 12 cm L x 12 cm W x 1 cm HDimensions do not include fringe.
Marks/Label:

"Miss Margaret Harvey's Bead Bag 1860"

Description:

Black velvet background. Clear, white, red, blue, green and pink glass beads in swirl shape. Thin bias tape-2 rows in design, rickrack tape in between.Red cloth on edge trimmed with white fringe. Has pocket. Poorly made, may be white manufacture, based on Mi'kmaq design.