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Lavender silk net with turquoise and gold-color beads. Two brass rings. Two gold-color beaded tassels.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

French, 1800–40

Object Place

France

Dimensions

18.5 x 3.5 x 2 cm (7 5/16 x 1 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2453

Medium or Technique

Silk net with gilt metal and glass beads and gilt metal rings and ornaments

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes