Bag

beadwork

French
1870–85


Object Place: France

Dimensions

17.5 x 15 cm (6 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1147

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bag. Maroon silk velvet embroidered with cut steel beads and polychrome silk in floral motifs. Steel frame, stud closure on obverse flap. Red silk cords. Bead fringe along 3-sided base. White silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection