Drawstring bag

beadwork

Western European
1830–50


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

17.5 x 1412 x 1.5 cm (6 7/8 x 555 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1142

Medium or Technique

Silk crochet with cut steel beads, silk satin lining, silk plain weave and silk cord

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Drawstring bag. Bands of purple silk net and white/green/white crochet, decorated with cut steel beads. Gray silk cord drawstring. Steel bead fringe at base. Blue silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection