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Purse, early 19th century

This is a Purse. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1923. Its medium is steel and its technique is interlinking. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 12.1 x 6.4 cm (4 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Purse, early 19th century; steel; H x W: 12.1 x 6.4 cm (4 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.); 1923-15-1

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