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Basket-shaped needlepoint bag. Yellow metallic mesh body embroidered with polychrome silk: three lilies (obv.), flower basket (rev.); yellow metallic binding with two covered wood tassels at base (one missing). Yellow metallic net top with two bars, chain, ring decorated with coral beads. White...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Central or Western European, 1830–50

Object Place

Dimensions

13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2469

Medium or Technique

Silk; Needlepoint

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes