Round drawstring bag

beadwork

French
1810–30


Object Place: France

Dimensions

20.6 x 15.6 x 2 cm (8 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 13/16 in.) measured without flexible drawstring cord

Accession Number

43.1159

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit and glass beads and silk tape and brass rings and leather and silk lining

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Round drawstring bag. Beadwork on cotton ground. Polychrome design: men at tables in club; floral border at top; stylized vegetative motifs below; blue bead tassel at base. Gray silk tape drawstring and yellow metallic rings. Kid lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection