"Miser's" purse

French
early 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

23.5 x 5.7 x 1.6 cm (9 1/4 x 2 1/4 x .625 in.)

Accession Number

41.882

Medium or Technique

Glass and metal beads on silk knit with brass fixtures

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