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Purse

Description

Hand-crocheted finger purse in blue, green and red-orange w/ scalloped border, tassel and drawstring ties. Brown initials "FFACA" crocheted into body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Inscriptions
See description.
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cotton
cotton (textile)
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Dimensions
2.625 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.511
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25379

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