Purse

beadwork

French
1830–80


Object Place: France

Dimensions

24.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm (9 5/8 x 1 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2456

Medium or Technique

Silk net with embroidered cut steel beads, and cut steel rings and ornaments

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Magenta silk net with cut steel beads in conventionalized vegetative motifs. Two steel rings. Six steel pendants.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection