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Basket-shaped drawstring bag. Ecru cotton knit embroidered with colored glass beads in floral bands on upper half; openwork with gold-colored bead stripes on lower half; gold-colored bead star motif and inscription "SOUVENIR" on base. Pink silk cord drawstring with 2 yellow metallic and pink silk...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

English or French, 1800–30

Object Place

England or France

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1273

Medium or Technique

Knitted cotton; beadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes