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Object Name Purse
Catalog Number 1939.754
Date 1800-1900
Material(s) Silk/Cotton/Glass
Dimensions H-6 W-5.75 inches
Description This is a multicolored beaded bag with brown velveteen backing. The beadwork is arranged in a floral pattern. It has a black and brown cord handle that is attached on all four corners of the purse and is tied into a knot at the middle. The interior is lined with blue silk and there is a snap button at the center of the opening.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Purses
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS