Beaded coin purse

Title

Beaded coin purse

Subject

Coin purses

Description

This beaded gentleman's coin purse bears the name Dr. John Meckley. A date, February 1833, is also beaded onto the coin purse. The coin purse would have originally had a pull-string style closure.

Dr. John Meckley attended the University of Pennsylvania.

Date

1833-02

Identifier

Meckley_John-Beaded Coin Purse-01
Meckley_John-Beaded Coin Purse-02

Files

Meckley_John-Beaded Coin Purse-01.jpg
Meckley_John-Beaded Coin Purse-02.jpg

Citation

“Beaded coin purse,” Pennsylvania History Harvest, accessed September 21, 2017, http://pahistoryharvest.com/items/show/270.