Bag [Evening Bag]; 1985.50.20


Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)


Bag [Evening Bag]

About this object

Evening bag, pre-1900s. Heavy cotton, knitted, black, ruffled. Multi-coloured band around middle; open weave at the top with blue/cream border. Elaborate fastening arrangement; a brass ring and 2 rods with balls at each end. Chain handles, 2. Ball hanging from the bottom by multi-coloured thread.


L 412 W 114mm (L 16 1/4 W 4 1/2")

Subject and Association Keywords

19th century



Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

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