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Miser's Purse (France), 18th century

This is a Miser's purse. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is silk, steel and its technique is knotted netting. 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

L: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

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Miser's Purse (France), 18th century; silk, steel; L: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Albert Blum; 1953-106-81

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