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Description

Plaid silk bag w/ drawstring containing letter to Miss Elizabeth L. Coffin (1813-?), daughter of Edmund Coffin (1764-1825) and Lucy Kimball (?-1858). See file for transcription of letter.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1827
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
PURSE
purses (ladies' accessories)
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
3 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.465
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25525

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