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Miser's Purse (France), early 19th century (CH 18394195)

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White silk netted purse ornamented with cut steel bands in pattern of triple zigzags, dots and crosses. Two faceted steel rings control side opening; tassels of cut steel beads at either end.

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Date

1800 - 1899
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Cooper–Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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