Slipper-shaped Bag

beadwork

Western European
about 1830–50


Object Place: Europe (Western)

Dimensions

25.5 x 10.3 x 3.5 cm (10 1/16 x 4 1/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1183

Medium or Technique

Glass and gilt metal bead embroidery on linen, leather, silk cord and brass eyelet

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Slipper-shaped bag. Beadwork faces: brown, gray, gold lyre and ermine design against blue ground. White leather welting and face-linings. Brown leather sides. Brown cord.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection