Drawstring bag

French
late 17th–early 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 9.5 cm (4 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1127

Medium or Technique

Silk; Grosgrain

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Drawstring bag. Cloth-of-silver with 2 enameled metal plaques (woman on each in Renaissance costume; one marked “ZENOBIE” and “IL,” other “MONIME” and “IL”) edged with yellow-metallic ribbon ruffle and 2 tassles. Salmon silk grosgrain ribbon drawstring.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection