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Round drawstring bag

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Commemorative round drawstring bag. Beadwork on gray cotton knit. Polychrome design: cartouches with colonnaded gate (obv.) and inscription "den 23 Sept 1814" (opening date of Congress of Vienna) ( rev.); floral bands on white ground above and below; gold-colored star and white and gold tassel...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

beadwork

Austrian (Vienna), 1814

Object Place

Vienna, Austria

Dimensions

27.7 x 16 x 2.3 cm (10 7/8 x 6 5/16 x 7/8 in.) measured without flexible drawstring cord

Accession Number

43.1161

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit and glass beads and silk lining and bone rings

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes