Bag

beadwork

Western European
1840–60


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

17.5 x 17 cm (6 7/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1168

Medium or Technique

Silk crochet with cut steel beads, ornaments, clasp and chain

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bag. Silk crochet in design of blue and white bands with cut steel beads in vining floral and cone (buta) motifs. Steel frame, stud closure, chain. Steel bead tassels at sides, fringe at base.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection