Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Flint Artifacts: Flint Wagon Works Coin Purse


  1. I've seen you post pictures of quite a few things on here, but this has to be from the 1890s right? Where did you find it?

    1. Oh, you would be so underwhelmed if I told you. It's very unimpressive.


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