Purse

Object Number: 
1938.245a-c
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Cotton, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 1 in. ( 25.1 x 7 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Black, maroon and yellow cotton crocheted purse (miser's bag) with metal beadwork, a slit in the center cinched with two metal rings, both ends have straight edges; the ends are maroon with paisley motif beadwork, bordered on each side with rows of yellow, the central section is black.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group