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Needlepoint bag

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Needlepoint bag. Polychrome silk embroidered on brown silk satin: bouquet (obv.), bouquet in shells (rev.); yellow metallic binding. Yellow metallic frame with acanthus motif, stud closure, chain. Brown silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Central or Western European, 1850–70

Object Place

Dimensions

16 x 20 cm (6 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1125

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes