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Flat drawstring bag. Two panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground: cornucopia center, bows in floral border (one side); floral spray center, ribbon border with flowers (other side). Ecru silk cord drawstrings with four...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, 1750–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 23.6cm (9 7/16 x 9 5/16in.)

Accession Number

43.2381

Medium or Technique

Silk; beadwork; sablé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes