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Plain and fancy knitting of cream colored silk. The top of the purse is drawn up by a cord and the bottom is finished with a knotted tassel, both of cream colored silk. Around the middle of the purse is a design of beads, a running vine with roses and rosebuds, and above it a powder of...

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Gift of Mrs. George Linder


Legacy dimension: .26' x .11'5" (including the tassel)

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Textiles and Fashion Arts


Personal accessories