Drawstring bag

Western European
1840–60


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

23.5 x 12 x 2 cm (9 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1089

Medium or Technique

Silk crochet on silk plain weav with silk embroidery, silk cord and steel ornament

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Top: ecru and purple silk net; bottom: two heptagonal crochet panels with ecru and purple bands; both decorated polychrome crochet floral motifs. Blue silk top edge, lining, ribbon drawstring. White metallic tassel at base.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection