Envelope coin purse

American
1840–70


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

8 x 10 cm (3 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.125

Medium or Technique

Silk crochet, bone

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ecru silk crochet. Square with vertical ribbing, four covered-cotton tassels at base. Yarn ends of shorter side pass through envelope flap to ivory ring.

Credit Line

Gift of Marilyn C. Gottler