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PURSE

Description

A=Purse; B=Coin Purse. Purse (A) black wool felt envelope trimmed along edges w/ bands of white & gray felt w/ black topstitching. Wedges of white & gray bands on lower corners of flap; toggle closure - black felt toggle w/ white & gray felt loop; fully lined w/ tan linen. Inner pocket of tan linen. Coin purse (B) of same material & style; bands of white & gray felt w/ black topstitching under flap only. Wedge at lower left corner of flap; same toggle closure; lined w/ tan linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1940
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
felt (textile)
linen (material)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Felt
felt (textile)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
stitching
Women's personal gear
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.5978AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13048

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