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purse, woman's

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Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Description
    woman's beaded purse; rectangular in form; comprised of bright orange faceted plastic beads linked together to form the outer, handle and flap; the interior of orange cotton; interior card pocket; white tag with red text on interior lining: MADE IN HONG KONG; zipper opening.
  • Place
  • Other Number
    354, 1995.56.12
  • Accession number
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Display location
    Gallery 2 Rua
  • Record richness
purse, woman's, 1995.56.12, 354, Photographed by Jennifer Carol, digital, 25 Jul 2018, © Auckland Museum CC BY
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  • Credit
    Purchased with funds provided by the Charles Edgar Disney Art Trust, 1995, collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 1995.56.12
  • Production
    Hong KongSoutheast AsiaAsia
    Elizabeth II (1952 -), House of Windsor, English reign
  • Signature/marks
    `Made in Hong Kong'  (manufacturers label)
  • Consists of
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole height (precise) : 155mm
      (excluding handle)
      (height 155 x width 225 mm)
    • 0 - Whole height : 295mm
    • 0 - Whole width : 225mm
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 03 Personal Artifacts (Category)
    › Personal Gear (Classification)
    › Personal Carrying & Storage Gear (Sub-classification)
    › Bag, Carrying (Primary Term)
    › Handbag (Secondary Term)
  • Record created
    4 November 1996

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