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Bag. Silk net in design of maroon, red, ecru bands decorated with cut steel beads. Steel frame, stud closure, chain. Steel bead fringe at base. Red/green changable silk lining. Belonged to McCormick family.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

Western European, 1830–70

Object Place

Dimensions

20.6 x 16.3 cm (8 1/8 x 6 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1143

Medium or Technique

Silk crochet with cut steel beads, clasp and chain, and silk lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

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Costumes