Flat drawstring bag

beadwork

Italian
1820–50


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

31 x 25 cm (12 3/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1157

Medium or Technique

Cotton and beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Flat drawstring bag. Beadwork on cotton foundation. Polychrome design: Venetian street scene with 2 men and 3 women in mid-18th century costume before buildings in Piazza San Marco (repeated). Pink and gray bead fringe at base. Gray silk cord drawstring. Gray silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection