Bag

beadwork

Italian (?)
1830–50


Object Place: Italy (?)

Dimensions

17 x 14 cm (6 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.1177

Medium or Technique

Cotton and beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bag. Beadwork on cotton foundation. Polychrome design on white ground: peasant girl and dog, house behind, stylized floral borders above, below (obv.); urn with flowers (rev.). Yellow metallic frame with floral motifs, stud closure, green silk cord. Dark green, yellow bead fringe. Sueded leather lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection