Change Purse

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-30402

Description

Rectangular change purse with hinged metal frame, red cloth interior and sides of red leather covered with mother of pearl sides. The mother of pearl on the front side of the purse has decorative metal plates affixed to it, the central plate reads "Souvenir." Hinged clasp is stamped "Breveté."

Details

Descriptive Terms

coin purses
metal
leather
cloth
mother of pearl
bone (material)
Bag, Carrying
Purse
Purse, Change
Bone
Purse, Change

Pattern

Bone

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear

Dimensions

2 3/4 x 3 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1924.757