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Lady's muff

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Dark brown sealskin fur, lined with black satin. Small, cylindrical shape. Stored in black pasteboard cylindrical box with cover. Fur worn. Satin of lining frayed at edges. Box tattered and torn.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

American, Second half of 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

18.5 x 18.5 x 15.2 cm (7 5/16 x 7 5/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

63.63

Medium or Technique

Seal fur with black silk; box: paper board, lables (see Notes, for location)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes