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Title: Small beaded pouch

Accession Number: 2005.34.394
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES
Type: Purse
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Materials: beads; metal; cloth; tin
Description: Purse; Small beaded pouch; from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); small beaded pouch, possibly used as a change purse; lower cloth portion of purse is covered completely in small cut steel beads; hinged lid, with a push-tab to open; pressed tin image on top of "lid", depicting an art nouveau style image of a woman's profile and flowers

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