Bag

beadwork

Western European
1830–70


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

20.6 x 16.3 cm (8 1/8 x 6 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1143

Medium or Technique

Silk crochet with cut steel beads, clasp and chain, and silk lining

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bag. Silk net in design of maroon, red, ecru bands decorated with cut steel beads. Steel frame, stud closure, chain. Steel bead fringe at base. Red/green changable silk lining. Belonged to McCormick family.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection