Purse

beadwork

French
1830–80


Object Place: France

Dimensions

27.5 x 4.5 x 1.8 cm (10 13/16 x 1 3/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2458

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit with cut steel and gilt metal beads and gilt fixtures

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Magenta silk net with gold-color and cut steel beads. Two brass rings. Beaded tassel at one end, looped fringe at other.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection