Miser's purse

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Crocheted dark green silk with eight small areas crocheted in pink and white silk. Gold beads outline these small areas in a fretwork pattern. Opening controlled by two gold rings with cut steel insets. Gold drops at either end; one an acorn shape, the other, a ball. Made in: France. Date: 1800s. Record ID: chndm_1953-106-71.

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