Change Purse

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-38445

Description

Small change purse with silver filigree sides over cream-colored velvet, metal frame and hinge, metal push-button clasp and red fabric interior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coin purses
sterling silver
cloth
metal
bone (material)
Bag, Carrying
Purse
Purse, Change
Bone
Purse, Change

Pattern

Bone

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear

Dimensions

2 x 3 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. G. Winthrop Brown

Accession Number

1936.192