Bag

beadwork

French
early 19th century


Object Place: Germany or France

Dimensions

15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1133

Medium or Technique

Cotton; beading and knitting

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Basket-shaped drawstring bag. White cotton knit embroidered with colored glass beads in vegetative and basket-weaving motifs. Cardboard foundation in lower half covered with yellow silk. Cotton drawstrings with 4 tassels.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection