Change purse: crochet

Change purse: crochet
Title
Change purse: crochet
Date 
1800-1840
Medium 
Silk, silver
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 2 7/8 in. ( 9.5 x 7.3 cm )
Description 
Crocheted olive green silk coin purse with slightly curved silver snap fastener, and small metal ring in the center of the handle; bag has slightly rounded corners at the bottom.
Credit Line 
Gift of Sarah H. Van Nest
Object Number 
1941.399
Gallery Label 
This coin purse belonged to Abraham Van Nest (1777-1864).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group