Bag

French
about 1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

6.7 x 8.1 cm (2 5/8 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1129

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Envelope purse. 2 purple velvet panels on green cardboard foundation, white metallic binding. Medallion on rev.: glass, seed pearl, yellow metallic and green silk heart on tomb with wreath; glass cover; white metallic edging. White metallic stud closure on obv. Tan leather flap lining and pleated sides.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection