Knitted and beaded bag

German
early 19th century


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

20 x 16.7 cm (7 7/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4036

Medium or Technique

Cotton; knitted, beaded

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted and beaded bag (drawstring), ground cream colored cotton (originally white?), bottom of bag a double star pattern, around center of bag a band of roses flanked by green and white striped bands, worked with green, red, pink, and brown beads, upper part of bad fancy open-work knitting; drawstring missing; several holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore, and Miss Mary Magoun Brown, in memory of their mother, Mrs. John Crosby Brown