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Change purse: beaded

Change purse: beaded
Title
Change purse: beaded
Date 
1800-1900
Medium 
Silk, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 34.9 x 6.4 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Wine colored crocheted silk purse (miser's bag) designed of two rectangular pouches on each end with nineteen rows of chainstitched strings connecting them between, both pouches are studded with brass beading, with brass beadwork loop fringe across the edge of the flap and across the bottom, there is a matching silk-covered metal ring which moves freely along the central strings.
Object Number 
INV.11326
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group