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1957

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Purse (Germany)

This is a Purse. We acquired it in 1957. Its medium is linen, silk, glass and ceramic beads, metal findings and its technique is embroidered with beads. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper.

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Purse (Germany); linen, silk, glass and ceramic beads, metal findings; 1957-180-4

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