Probably bottom of a round bag

18th–19th century


Dimensions

Height: 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)

Accession Number

38.1287

Medium or Technique

Beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fine cream colored cotton knitted with design worked in beads to cover it completely. Yellow star and band of pink roses with green leaves on ground of translucent white beads. Stained, worn, torn and caught together in four places.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman