Oval drawstring bag

sablé

French
1650–1700


Object Place: France

Dimensions

11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2416

Medium or Technique

Glass, beadwork; sablé

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground: ducal crown and interlaced monogram. Yellow metallic lace and salmon silk ruching at top edge. Salmon silk cord drawstring with two yellow bead-covered wood and pink ribbon tassels. Green silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection