Bag

Central or Western European
1830–50


Object Place: Europe (Central or Western)

Dimensions

13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2469

Medium or Technique

Silk; Needlepoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Basket-shaped needlepoint bag. Yellow metallic mesh body embroidered with polychrome silk: three lilies (obv.), flower basket (rev.); yellow metallic binding with two covered wood tassels at base (one missing). Yellow metallic net top with two bars, chain, ring decorated with coral beads. White silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection