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Purse

Design House:
Fendi (Italian, founded 1925)
Date:
last quarter 20th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
a) leather, metal, synthetic; b) leather, metal; c) glass, leather
Dimensions:
Width at Bottom (a): 14 in. (35.6 cm) Height (a): 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm) Length (b): 40 in. (101.6 cm) Length (at long side): 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Thomas L. Kempner, 2006
Accession Number:
2006.420.110a–c
Not on view
Inscription: a) [inscribed] "NSK"
[engraving] "FENDI"
[engraving] "FENDI ROMA ITALY 1926 / FENDI S.A.S / ROMA MADE IN ITALY"
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