Needlepoint bag

Central or Western European
1850–70


Object Place: Europe (Central or Western)

Dimensions

16 x 20 cm (6 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1125

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Needlepoint bag. Polychrome silk embroidered on brown silk satin: bouquet (obv.), bouquet in shells (rev.); yellow metallic binding. Yellow metallic frame with acanthus motif, stud closure, chain. Brown silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection