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Purse: drawstring w/ribbons

Object Number: 
INV.11327
Date: 
1840-1890
Medium: 
Cotton, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 20.3 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Elongated hexagonal ocher cotton crocheted purse (reticule) with drawstring closure, fringe trim on all sides, three rows of same colored silk ribbon running from edge to edge near bottom.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group