Asian ethnic minority artifacts textiles, tribal arts, primitiveAsian Ethnic Artifacts

I will be out internet range and out of the country from Nov 29 to Dec 14 2019. Any questions or purchases will be handled after I return.

antique Chinese small embroidered woman's purse

antique Chinese small embroidered woman's purse

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1920: Item # 869108

Please refer to our stock # TC257 when inquiring.
Asian Ethnic Artifacts
View Seller Profile
307 Oxford Place
Atlanta, GA 30307

Guest Book

This small Chinese hand made purse would have been made by a woman for her personal use or possibly as a gift to a female friend. It was made using cotton background fabric and hand embroidered with silk thread on each side. The butterfly and floral motifs were made with silk thread using a combination of satin stitches, chain stitches and couching embroidery techniques.

It is a charming example of a Chinese woman's needlework and is in excellent condition. Each side opens separately and measures approximately a bit over 4 inches by 4 inches