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Object Number 1986.011.0016 ab
Object Name Handbag
Creator Herm├Ęs
Date 1960-1965
Culture French
Description Black alligator handbag, rectangular, 3 pocket purse, center pocket with gold clasps, paired straps.
Material Leather, alligator/Metal
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Personal Gear
Credit line in memory of Margaret Whitney Thompson by her daughters Varney T. Elliott and Rosemary T. Franciscus
Label LABEL: Hermes, Paris, 24 Fauberg Saint-Honore, Paris