Round drawstring bag

sablé

French
1700–25


Object Place: France

Dimensions

10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.2406

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 of poppies on white ground. Yellow bead binding. Blue silk cord drawstrings with two yellow bead-covered wood tassels. Blue silk lining (discolored).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection