There are buttons and then there are buttons. Only the latter kind make it on to this bag. Each one conjures the memory of an old garment. The handle has a therapeutic effect on the carrying hand.
- First made 2001
- Made of wool with a cotton lining. One internal pocket. Fastens with a dome.
- 340h x 320w x 125d
- Held in the collection of Te Papa Tongerewa and The Otago Museum.
Featured in Rosemary McLeod, Thrift to Fantasy (Random House 2005)