Bag

American
Late 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

42.5 x 21 x 3 cm (16 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.) with handle

Accession Number

52.1221

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with steel, jet, and glass beads

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pointed oval in shape; foundation of dark taupe satin solidly embroidered with jet beads in design of scallops, scrolls, rosettes, and leaves, beaded handle, beaded tassel center bottom.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb