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Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creation19th century
GenreClothing, Jewellery & Textiles
Object ID1996.033.003
Previous NUmber96.033.002
Place of CreationRussia
DescriptionSmall brown leather wallet with silver metal clasp. Bone or ivory inlay on both sides with engraved crown and initials in cursive script. Leather acordion-like pouch. Interior has two open pockets and one pocket secured with a metal clasp. 
Materials/Techniquesleather with ivory or bone and metal hardware
Measurements5 x 6.5 x 2.5 cm
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre by David Feldman. 

The wallet originally belonged to the donor's great grandmother, Chana Feldman.
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of David Feldman
Part ofArtefacts