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Title

Woven handbag (oval shape)

circa 1932


Artist

Unknown

Australia


Details


Other Title

Woven handbag (oval shaped, hinged lid with broken strap handle) [descriptive title]


Date

circa 1932


Media category

Weaving


Materials used

natural fibres


Dimensions

17.0 x 26.5 x 16.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mollie Gowing 1995


Location

Not on display


Accession number

22.1995


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

521


Place

Where the work was made
Croker Island

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Edmund Capon, Unknown, Tony Tuckson, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Christopher Hodges, Helen Eager, Unknown, Unknown, Daphne Wallace and Unknown, Gamarada, Sydney, 1996, 51 (colour illus.).

Hetti Perkins and Unknown, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999, 1 (colour illus.).