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Catalog Number 2005.047.001
Object Name Wallet
Description Trifold dark blue leather wallet belonging to Nelson Bowen, Detroit clerk for the Michigan Central Railroad. The wallet is stamped "Henry Penny's Patent Metallic No. 52," and has four storage pockets. One pocket has faded pencil writing on its lining.
Collection Biographical
Date c. 1854
Dimensions H-3.5 W-5.75 inches
Material Leather
People Bowen, Nelson