Purse

beadwork

French
1830–80


Object Place: France

Dimensions

32 x 5.5 x 1.4 cm (12 5/8 x 2 3/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2459

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit with cut steel beads and fixtures

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ecru silk net with cut steel beads in conventionalized floral pattern. Two cut steel rings. Beaded tassel at one end, fringe at other.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection