Purse

beadwork

French
1800–40


Object Place: France

Dimensions

29.2 x 3.5 x 1.5 cm (11 1/2 x 1 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2461

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit with cut steel beads and fixtures

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk net with cut steel beads in conventionalized vegetative pattern. Two steel rings set with faceted steel beads. Two steel beaded tassels.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection