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Chatelaine bag

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Chatelaine Bag. Red silk velvet embroidered with cut steel beads and polychrome silk in floral motifs. Steel frame, stud closure on obverse flap, chain with hook. Bead fringe ar base. White silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

14.5 x 19.5 cm (5 11/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1146

Medium or Technique

Silk; Red velvet trimmed with steel beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment