Round drawstring bag

beadwork

French
1810–30


Object Place: France

Dimensions

23.5 x 17.2 x 1.8 cm (9 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 11/16 in.) measured without drawstring cord

Accession Number

43.1160

Medium or Technique

Cotton crochet and glass beads and brass ornament; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Round drawstring bag. Beadwork on cotton foundation. Polychrome design on clear ground: wreath with ribbons and initial “J”; tomb with urn and drapery (?) with initial “S”; geometric bands below. Brown silk cord drawstring. Yellow metallic tassel at base. Brown silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection