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Object Name PURSE
Catalog Number 0985.13.00096
Description The purse is a silver clam shape with a raised beaded line along the clam shell spines, red silk liner, and two interior compartments.
Dimensions W-3 L-2.25 inches
Owned Laura Chilton Wise
Provenance Gen. Robert E. Lee gave this clam shell shaped purse to Laura Chilton Wise when she was a little girl.
People Lee, Robert E.
Wise, Laura Chilton