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Object Name PURSE
Catalog Number 0985.10.00279
Description The purse is a small silk pouch with a panel of black velvet on the front and back, and cream-colored silk on the sides. A floral design of white, clear, and red beads has been applied to the velvet panels.
Dimensions H-4.25 W-5.25 inches
Owned Sarah Simpson Baird
Provenance The purse belonged to Sarah Simpson Baird, who was the wife of Lt. John Wilson Baird of the Chester Grays, from Chester, South Carolina.
People Baird, Sarah Simpson