Round drawstring bag

sablé

French
1725–50


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 6.4 x 3.2 cm (2 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.) Other: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2411

Medium or Technique

Silk; 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 sprays of pansies on white ground. Ecru silk cord drawstrings with four bead-covered wood tassels. White silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection