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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
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Gourd shape, red with polychrome metallic thread peach/bat/swastika, 'endless' knot with silk tassles.