Change purse w/floral clasp

Object Number: 
INV.10899
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 5/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 19.4 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Vertically oriented change purse of green, red and white crocheted silk floss, stitched to circular metal hinged floral lid, suspended from metal chain, with metal beadwork fringe across bottom; pouch encircled with red floral motif on white background, bordered on top and bottom in green.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group