"Miser's" purse

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 19.7 x 4.2 x 1.5cm (7 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 9/16in.)

Accession Number

41.873

Medium or Technique

Silk net, with gilt-metal beads, rings, and ornaments

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

Before 1941, Collection of Mrs. Edward N. Herzog; 1941, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 11, 1941)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift