Object Place: Italy
Overall: 12.8 x 21.7 cm (5 1/16 x 8 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and metallic threads; tapestry
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Rectangular envelope style pocketbook in tapestry weave. Silver ground with design in polychrome silk, gold and silver metallic thread. Design front and back: angels flanking arms of Pope Benedict XIII (1724-30). Gilt-galloon binding. Cardboard foundation. Condition: poor, worn and soiled.
Elizabeth Day McCormick collection; Gift to the MFA, October 14, 1943
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection