Object Place: USA
37 x 5 x 1.8 cm (14 9/16 x 1 15/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk knit nit with cut steel beads, fixtures, tassels and rings
Not On View
Miser’s purse; silk knitted in horizontal ombré stripes blue and brown with small cut steel beads added in vertical stripes; twisted, looped cut steel tassel at each end; two cut steel rings in center; rings rusty; several cracks and holes.
Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry