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Drawstring Purse, tapestry with ribbon fringe

1650-1680
Origin: Europe, England, or Italy
L: 3 1/2"; W: 4 1/2"
Silk, metallic threads.
Gift of Anonymous Donors
Acc. No. 1971-1413
Drawstring purse of tapestry with silver ground and formal symmetrical flower and leaf motif outlined in black (same design on both sides). Edge is trimmed with green silk loop fringe and gold and silver metallic lace. Green silk ribbon drawstring has green ribbon tassels with metallic lace. Lining of pink, green, and white ikat (warp tied and dyed) silk.
Provenance:Ex Coll: Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen.