Purse

beadwork

French
1800–40


Object Place: France

Dimensions

22.5 x 6.5 x 2 cm (8 7/8 x 2 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2452

Medium or Technique

Wool twill with cut steel and glass rings and gilt metal and glass tassel ornaments; beadwork

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cashmere wool the blue and gold-color beads in conventionalized vegetative motifs. Two steel rings with steel and blue beads. Two blue and gold-color beaded looped tassels.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection