Change Purse

Change Purse

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Narrow oval, black leather change or coin purse with horseshoe-shaped, hinged frame secured by a ball snap catch or kiss lock stamped incuse on top edge "PAT.APPL.FOR."
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Object Name
purse, change
date made
place made
United States
Physical Description
leather (overall material)
silver plate (frame material)
iron (frame material)
overall: 1 1/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 2.8575 cm x 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of The Heirs of William and Dennis Ramsay
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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