bag (containers)

Small bag with a triangular top. The fabric on the back is cream with a brown leaf pattern, and the front is a patchwork of a number of types of purple and pink brocade, with green patches and yellow binding. The inside is lined with a cream fabric except for the inside of the top which is lined with yellow with a patch of pink brocade, with a pink edging. There is a handle of twisted red and yellow cord.

Collection Information

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