Round bag

beadwork

Western European
1810–30


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

21.1 x 15.3 cm (8 5/16 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

43.2491

Medium or Technique

Cotton and glass beads and silk satin; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Beadwork on cotton foundation (deteriorating). Design on blues and white: central band of alternating solid and openwork stripes; bands of foliate motifs above and below; blue bead tassel at base. Blue silk lining (deteriorating). Condition: poor.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection