Miser's purse

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Identifier

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Title

Miser's purse

Date

early 19th century

Description

Research in Progress
Crocheted black silk ornamented on one end with single lengthwise bars of alternating rows of gold and cut steel beads; the other end is decorated with gold and steel beads in a six-pointed star and diamond pattern. One gold ring controls side closing. One end is fringed, the other tasseled, both with cut steel and gold beads.

Source

Smithsonian Institution

Relation

https://ids.si.edu/ids/deliveryService?id=CHSDM-107290_01-000001

Citation

“Miser's purse,” Center for Knit and Crochet Digital Repository, accessed June 18, 2024, https://digital.centerforknitandcrochet.org/items/show/27162.

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