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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

28 x 4.2 x 8.3 cm (11 x 1 5/8 x 3.25 in.)

Accession Number

41.880

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit embroidered with cut steel and gilt beads and gilt metal rings

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes