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"Miser's" purse

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Credit Line

From the Collection of Mrs. Edward N. Herzog

French, early 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

22.5 x 3.7 x 1.8 cm (8 7/8 x 1 7/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.862

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit with cut steel and brass beads, and cut steel and brass rings and ornaments

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes