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Drawstring bag

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Flat drawstring bag. Two panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground: blueberry bushes center and borders. Ecru silk cord drawstring with four bead-covered wood tassels. White silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, 1750–1800

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 22.4 x 20.2cm (8 13/16 x 7 15/16in.)

Accession Number

43.2386

Medium or Technique

Beadwork; sablé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes