Purse

beadwork

Italian


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

45.6 x 6 x 1.7 cm (17 15/16 x 2 3/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1058

Medium or Technique

Silk netting with glass and gilt metal beads and steel bead fringe with steel rings; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Glass beads in network design of red, green, clear bands. Two cut steel rings. Cut steel beaded tassel at one end, looped fringe at other.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection