FROM OUR COLLECTION
This lens cloth is emblazoned with the Nasturtium bag detail; part of the the most gorgeous Nasturtium bag by Vita Cochran. Auckland Museum collection: 2017.4.1.
Carried Away: Bags Unpacked exhibition 2019 showcased over 150 individual bags from Auckland Museum’s collection, many on display for the first time. Every bag has a history, a story to tell – from haute couture fashion to cultural traditions. Bags can convey social standing, practical needs or be a statement of art.
Size: 18 x 15 cm