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Double gourd purse
(late 19th century-early 20th century)

Medium
silk, gold and silver thread, cotton and silk cord
Measurements
46.0 × 8.2 × 1.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
China
Accession Number
2044-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Bequest of Dr G.E. Morrison, 1921
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Gourd shape, red with polychrome metallic thread peach/bat/swastika, 'endless' knot with silk tassles.