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Four pie-shaped panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Polychrome design of poppies on white ground. Yellow bead binding. Blue silk cord drawstrings with two yellow bead-covered wood tassels. Blue silk lining (discolored).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, 1700–25

Object Place

France

Dimensions

10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.2406

Medium or Technique

Glass, beadwork;sablé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes