Round drawstring bag

Western European
1840–60


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

12.5 x 10 x 6 cm (4 15/16 x 3 15/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1088

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal thread crochet with silk and metal thread cord and tassels

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green silk crochet in lattice design with four inset Japanese figures of yellow and white metallic and gray or red silk weaving outlined in gray or red silk, white, brown, black crochet faces. Green drawstring with two green and red silk and yellow metallic acorn tassels, tassel at yellow metallic ribbed base.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection