Purse

beadwork

French
1800–40


Object Place: France

Dimensions

24.5 x 4.5 x 1.5 cm (9 5/8 x 1 3/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2455

Medium or Technique

Silk net with gilt metal beads, and rings and ornaments of gilt metal and paste stones

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Silk net in design of pink and white bands with gold-color and cobalt blue beads. Two octagonal brass rings and two pendants set with red and green glass stones.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection