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Beadwork on cotton foundation. Central band of polychrome roses on white bead and cotton knit ground; bands above and below of brown cotton knit with white beads; white bead star at base. Brown silk cord drawstring with two pink and green bead and silk covered wood tassels, one tassel at base....

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

Italian, early 19th century

Object Place

Dimensions

21.2 x 13.1 x 2 cm (8 3/8 x 5 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2490

Medium or Technique

Glass bead and cotton knit, cotton cord with silk and wood ornaments; beadwork

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

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