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Purse (France), early 19th century

This is a Purse . It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is silk, metal, ivory/bone and its technique is beaded, crochet. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Albert Blum. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Albert Blum.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 9 x 5 cm (3 9/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

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Purse (France), early 19th century; silk, metal, ivory/bone; H x W: 9 x 5 cm (3 9/16 x 1 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Albert Blum; 1953-106-19

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