Needlepoint bag

Central European
1850–70


Object Place: Central Europe

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 21cm (5 7/8 x 8 1/4in.)

Accession Number

43.1187

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Needlepoint bag. Polychrome silk embroidered on yellow metallic wire mesh: floral wreath (obv.), floral spray (rev.), green silk plush borders. Yellow metallic frame with grapevine design, stud closure, chain. 2 yellow metallic bead tassels at base. Yellow silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection