Round drawstring bag

sablé

French
1700–25


Object Place: France

Dimensions

10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

43.2407

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 silk and bead binding. Ecru silk cord drawstrings with two yellow bead-covered wood tassels. Blue silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection