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Bag. Beadwork on cotton foundation. Polychrome design on white ground: squirrel with floral border (repeated). Yellow metallic frame with neo-classic urns and floral motifs, stud closure, (chain missing). Bead-covered wood tassel at base. Unlined. Condition:probably originally had drawstring or...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

French, 1830–50

Object Place

France

Dimensions

17.5 x 22 cm (6 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1173

Medium or Technique

Cotton and beadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes