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Flat drawstring bag

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Flat drawstring bag. Beadwork on cotton and silk foundation. Polychrome Victorian floral designs, inscribed upside-down on base of obverse: "Beyond Heaven what do we seek. 1867." Cadet-blue silk top (deteriorating) with blue silk cord drawstring. Purple silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

English, 1867

Object Place

England

Dimensions

36 x 28.5 cm (14 3/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1158

Medium or Technique

Cotton and beadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes