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Flat drawstring bag. Twp panels of strung glass beads (sablé) held together by looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground: central medallion with bird in tree and heart (one side), monkey (other side); grapevine borders. Ecru silk cord drawstrings with four bead-covered wood tassels....

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, 1725–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 22.6cm (8 7/16 x 8 7/8in.)

Accession Number

43.2389

Medium or Technique

Beadwork; sablé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes