Bag

beadwork

Western European
1840–60


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

Height: 19.3 x Width: 15.5 x Depth: 1.5 cm (7 5/8 x 6 1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1145

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with cut steel bead embroidery, clasp and chain, and silk lining

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bag. Forest green silk velvet embroidered with cut steel beads in design of floral spray (repeated). Steel frame, stud closure, chain. Steel bead looped fringe. White silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection