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Four pie-shaped panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Blue floral motifs on white ground. Blue bead binding. Ecru silk cord drawstrings with four blue bead-covered wood tassels. Blue silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, 1725–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2408

Medium or Technique

Glass, beadwork; sablé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes