Bag

French
1820–50


Object Place: France

Dimensions

L x W: 22.5 x 18.5 cm (8 7/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1070

Medium or Technique

Woven straw

On View

Gail and Ernst von Metzsch Gallery (Gallery 225A)

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Straw woven in star pattern on circular body, stripes sbove (obv.); sun pattern, plain weave above (rev.). Brown silk over parchment at sides. Yellow metallic frame with floral and wave motifs, stud closure, chain.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection