Bag

beadwork

Austrian
1830–50


Object Place: Austria

Dimensions

13 x 14.5 cm (5 1/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1171

Medium or Technique

Cotton and beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bag. Beadwork (glass, cut steel) on cotton foundation. Polychrome design on blue ground: cross, anchor, book (obv.); bird and floral spray inscribed “O. Maria.” and “CB” (rev.). Steel frame, stud closure. Cut steel bead looped fringe. Red silk satin lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection