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Drawstring bag

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Basket-shaped drawstring bag. White cotton knit embroidered with colored beads in floral and decorative bands on upper half; openwork with green bead stripes on lower half; green bead star motif on base. Steel band at center. Cardboard at base. Cotton cord drawstring.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

German, 1810–30

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1136

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton; beadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes