Purse

beadwork

French
1800–40


Object Place: France

Dimensions

26.4 x 4.3 x 1.6 cm (10 3/8 x 1 11/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2464

Medium or Technique

Silk net with cut steel beads, rings and ornaments; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Silk net with cut steel beads in design of green, yellow, pink conventionalized floral motifs on ecru ground. Two steel rings set with faceted steel beads. Two steel beaded tassels.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection