Round drawstring bag

sablé

French
1700–25


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 11.3cm (4 7/16in.) Other: 8.6cm (3 3/8in.)

Accession Number

43.2405

Medium or Technique

Glass, beadwork; sablé

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Four pie-shaped panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground: poppies and carnations. Gilt-galloon binding. Salmon silk cord drawstrings with four yellow bead-covered wood tassels. Salmon silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection