Purse

beadwork

French
1830–80


Object Place: France

Dimensions

37.6 x 5 x 1.7 cm (14 13/16 x 1 15/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2466

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Silk net in polychrome design of decorative bands and cone (buta) motifs. Two steel rings. Steel beaded tasselat one end, looped fringe at other.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection