Purse

beadwork

French
1800–40


Object Place: France

Dimensions

19.8 x 4.4 x 1.3 cm (7 13/16 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.2451

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit embroidered with glass and gilt metal beads, gilt metal rings and ornaments; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ecru silk net with blue and gold color beads in decorative motifs. Two brass rings set with blue beads. Two blue and gold color beaded tassels.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection