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Catalog Data

Medium:
Medium: silk, metal Technique: crochet
Dimensions:
H x W: 15.2 × 2.5 cm (6 × 1 in.)
Type:
costume & accessories
Miser's purse
Made in:
France
Date:
early 19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Purse or long sac of crocheted dark green silk, ornamented evenly with gold beads; opening at side controlled by two rings. Small round gold drop at each end.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Albert Blum
Accession Number:
1953-106-45
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48fa2bec1-432d-4101-abf9-ad8c75e51b19
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1953-106-45