"Miser's" Purse

French
early 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

30.7 x 5 x 1.8 cm (12 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.860

Medium or Technique

Red silk netting worked in cut steel beads and cut steel 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