Bag

beadwork

Western European
1830–50


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

16 x 22 cm (6 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1181

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: girl on bench holding kitten, decorative border on blue ground below (obv.); floral spray (rev.). Yellow metallic frame with design on intertwining serpents, stud closure, chain. Burgundy-colored bead fringe. Blue silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection