Tennie Claflin Purse
Back of Polka Dot Purse.
Thrifted black purse, upcycled by me with gesso, acrylic paints, sharpies, modpodge, paper collage, and krylon.
Image of Tennessee Claflin (1844-1923) from the US National Archives photos in Flickr Commons (see below); it's a photo taken by Mathew Brady. For more about Claflin: