Change or Token Holder

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1903

GUSN

GUSN-47854

Description

Silver coin holder constructed like a small pocket watch. Push-release and loop on one side, hinge on the other. Round silver case opens to reveal slot to hold small coins or tokens with back that retracts on a spring to hold coins securely. "Stirling / Pat. 1903" stamp on interior. Engraved "C F" on exterior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coin purses
tokens
silver (metal)
Bag, Carrying
Purse
Purse, Change
Silver
Purse, Change

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. E. Stuart Pratt

Accession Number

1969.531