Drawstring bag

beadwork

Western European
1830–50


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

18.9 x 17.3 cm (7 7/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2489

Medium or Technique

Glass beads on cotton knit with cotton tape; beadwork

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Basket-shaped flat drawstring bag. Beadwork on cotton foundation. Polychrome design on white ground: basket with flowers, holly at top border. Blue cotton knit at top. Blue silk tape drawstring. Unlined.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection