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Flat drawstring bag. Two panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together with looping stitches. Blue and green Rococo design on white ground: cornucopia with flower center, rocaille border with cornucopias and flowers. Blue/ecru silk cord drawstrings with four bead-covered wood tassels. Blue...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, 1715–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 24.8cm (8 7/8 x 9 3/4in.)

Accession Number

43.2380

Medium or Technique

Silk; beadwork; sablé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes