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Four pie-shaped panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground: two fountains, two fruit trees in urns, surrounded by arabesques. Gilt-galloon binding. Blue silk cord drawstrings with two yellow bead-covered wood and blue ribbon...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, 1700–25

Object Place

France

Dimensions

10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2413

Medium or Technique

Glass, beadwork; sablé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes