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Pouch

Object Number: 
INV.308
Date: 
1845-1850
Medium: 
Leather, hemp, metal, ink
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 1/4 in. ( 11.1 x 6.7 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Vertical rectangular drawstring leather pouch with rounded bottom, faint depiction of a dragon on both sides.
Gallery Label: 
This pouch was used for holding gold for a female forty-niner.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group