Purse

Object Number: 
1941.24
Date: 
1825-1900
Medium: 
Leather, silk, mother of pearl, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 3 x 3/8 in. ( 6.7 x 7.6 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Leather purse (coin purse) lined with coral moiré, with arched upper edge with metal clasp closure, mother of pearl covers with scroll and floral design in center of obverse, accordioned sides; when opened, there are three compartments with accordioned sides.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herbert D. Halsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group