- 1. History in a Purse
- (Telling stories with clothes)
- Sigrid Ivo Director and Curator of the Museum of Bags and Purses, Amsterdam Sometimes history is literally reflected in a bag. The arrival of the first giraffe in France in 1826 is ...
Stories white cotton pants lead mannequins Prince Frederik miser's purse beliefs damage Flax arsenic SPECTRUM Patterns Fleecemaking heavy metals padding kings' garments pattern-taking Chile date giraffe Price tags Manneken-Pis Queen Elizabeth II transportation Padding crochet lace lining sewing techniques reproduction Qing Dynasty Acid-free Weaving museums photographs self couching accession clothes Planning crucifix 18th century storage interlinking labels courtship ballet portrait Don Quichotte showcase fibers bobbin lace locally made clothes tradition policy color symbolism exhibition preventive conservation unpacking military uniforms Rayon