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.
Bag [Evening Bag], 1985.50.20. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).