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Beaded Tuscarora Purse

2015.62.163 (RS222783)

Description

Beaded Tuscarora purse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
"Belonged to Malcolm's great-grandmother, Lura Burgess Thomas when a child." (handwritten)
Material
beads (pierced objects)
cloth
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bag, Carrying
beads (pierced objects)
cloth
Purse
purses (ladies' accessories)
Accession Number
2015.62.163
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310869

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