Leather(?) pinch purse and eight French coins
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Black pinch purse with eight modern French coins in it. The coins have reacted with the leather or the dye and are all encrusted with green slime (ruined).
Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.
The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse