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Purse (USA)

This is a Purse. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is leather and its technique is stamped. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor in memory of Serbella Moores.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 15.5 x 11.6 cm (6 1/8 x 4 9/16 in.)

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Purse (USA); leather; H x W: 15.5 x 11.6 cm (6 1/8 x 4 9/16 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor in memory of Serbella Moores; 1962-190-1

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