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Four pie-shaped panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground: poppies and carnations. Gilt-galloon binding. Salmon silk cord drawstrings with four yellow bead-covered wood tassels. Salmon silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, 1700–25

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 11.3cm (4 7/16in.) Other: 8.6cm (3 3/8in.)

Accession Number

43.2405

Medium or Technique

Glass, beadwork; sablé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes