Round bag

beadwork

Central or Western European
1840–60


Object Place: Europe (Central or Western)

Dimensions

9.2 x 8.5 x 1 cm (3 5/8 x 3 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1140

Medium or Technique

Glass beads on silk crochet, gilt metal clasp, and silk plain weave lining; beadwork

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Round bag. Green and black glass beads on coral-colored cotton crochet foundation (obv.); gold, red, blue, brown, light blue beads on green foundation (rev.): wheel design. Yellow metallic frame, stud closure, (chain missing). Brown silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection