Round box with cover (box)
Overall: 5.3 x 11 cm (2 1/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass, Silk; Glass beads on looped network (sablé)
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Round box with cover of strung glass beads (called sablé) held together with looping stitches. Pink silk interior, blue silk base. White ground with white, blue and yellow striped balloon on top with square frames to either side of balloon, based on ascension of 25 April 1784 (Dijon). Good condition.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to the MFA 1943
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection