Object Place: France
Overall (closed): 13.9 x 8.5 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Strung glass beads (sablé), woven metallic thread binding
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Rectangular cardcase. Polychrome opaque and translucent glass beads strung with linen thread, held together by interlocking looping stitches (sablé). Front and back have Baroque floral design on white ground. Gilt-galloon edging. Blue silk taffeta lining with two interior pockets. Cardboard foundation.
Elizabeth Day McCormick collection; Gift to the MFA, October 14, 1943
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection