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Purse

Object Number: 
1941.672a-c
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Cotton, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 1/8 x 2 1/2 x 7/8 in. ( 38.4 x 6.4 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Coral and grey crocheted cotton purse (miser's bag) with slit in center cinched with two metal octagonal rings, rows of coral and grey circular patterns running the length of the purse against grey ground, one end has straight edge with beadwork fringe, the other end is cinched closed and has a beadwork tassel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lucille de Luze Foley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group