Drawstring bag

beadwork

French
1840–60


Object Place: France

Dimensions

18.5 x 12.5 x 1.5 cm (7 5/16 x 4 15/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2492

Medium or Technique

Silk crochet with cut steel beads, steel ornaments and silk cord

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Silk crochet: umber/pink/ecru center band on brown ground, decorated with cut steel beads. Two openwork crochet flounces with beads and fringe. Bead fringe at base. Pink/green/ecru drawstring.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection