Bag

beadwork

Western European
1830–50


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

25.5 x 13 cm (10 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1150

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bag. Brown cotton knit embroidered with colored glass beads: floral bands in blues, greens alternating with white serrated bands. Yellow metallic frame with vining motif, stud closure; gold-colored braided silk cord. Knit and bead-covered wood tassel at base. Pink glazed cotton lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection