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Purse (pence Jug) (France), 1830–60

This is a Purse (pence jug). It is dated 1830–60 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is silk and its technique is knitted. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 12 x 6 cm (4 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.)

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Purse (pence Jug) (France), 1830–60; silk; H x W: 12 x 6 cm (4 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.); Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf; 1951-105-24

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