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Bag. Beadwork on cotton foundation. Polychrome design on white ground: circle of flower baskets (repeated). Yellow metallic frame with shell designs, stud closure, chain. Light blue bead fringe. White silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

Western European, 1820–50

Object Place

Dimensions

22 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1176

Medium or Technique

Cotton and beadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes