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1971.873 (RS117846)

Description

Bivalve shell fitted with brass rims, hinge, and clasp; brass chain for handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1899
Location of origin
Western Europe
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
mother of pearl
shell (animal material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Europe
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
mother of pearl
Mother-of-Pearl
PURSE
reticules
Shell
shell (animal material)
Accession Number
1971.873
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5570

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