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Object Name: purse (unfinished)

Role in production: manufacturer
Date: 1870-1900

Accession Number: 1965.256
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • steel beads
Support
 
Technique
  • knitted
Description

Unifnished purse of pale brown silk, threaded with small steel beads. Two pieces of knitting, each attached to two steel needles and with bead-threaded silk, wound onto wood real with printed label "PEARSALL'S....KNITTING SILK..etc.", small box of beads.

Dimensions

Type: Length (first piece)
Height: 24 cm
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Type: Width (first piece)
Height: 11
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Type: Length (second piece)
Height: 32.5
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Type: Width (second piece)
Height: 9
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