Purse

Object Number: 
INV.11333ab
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Leather, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 4 x 3/8 in. ( 6.7 x 10.2 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Brown leather purse with flap at the top with metal clasp closure; when opened, the purse consists of three compartments with accordioned sides and a notebook.
Gallery Label: 
A note found in the purse indicates that it may have belonged to Hannah Gallatin.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. F. Reese, 1954
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group