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Basket-shaped drawstring bag. White cotton knit embroidered with colored glass beads in vegetative and basket-weaving motifs. Cardboard foundation in lower half covered with yellow silk. Cotton drawstrings with 4 tassels.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

French, early 19th century

Object Place

Germany or France

Dimensions

15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1133

Medium or Technique

Cotton; beading and knitting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes