Envelope pocketbook

beadwork

Western European
1800–20


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.2493

Medium or Technique

Cotton and beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Beadwork on cotton foundation. Polychrome design on blue ground: table with candlesticks, books, instruments (obv.); floral motif (flap); books, gavel, instruments between columns (rev.). Blue silk cord piping. Blue silk lining (deteriorated).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection