19 Feb 2020

17th Century Purse With a Secret

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This 17th Century Italian lady’s purse was built over a parchment skeleton composed of several pages from a 14th or 15th Century illuminated manuscript of a Breviary.

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Gerard Van der Loon

They could have used a sow’s ear for extra rain resistance.


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