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© 2019 by the Women's Museum of California

One Hundred Years of

One Hundred Handbags

May 03, 2019 - June 02, 2019

Fashion, utility, lifestyle...handbags are intrinsically connected to how women live in modern society.

 

This exhibit explores how women’s lives have shaped the fashion of handbags through a collection of one hundred handbags ranging from the 1850s to the 1950s. Peer into the style choices of a flapper, a pioneer, and a Victorian socialite and discover the origins of one of women’s most beloved accessory.