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Flat drawstring bag

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Flat drawstring bag. Beadwork on cotton foundation. Polychrome Romantic design of woman and dog before aquaduct and Italianate buildings; man fishing, bridge and country house behind. Blue silk top and lining with blue silk cord drawstring. Blue bead fringe at base.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

Italian, 1830–50

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

31 x 25 cm (12 3/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1156

Medium or Technique

Cotton and beadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes