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Medium:
Medium: glass beads, metal Technique: beaded knitting
Type:
costume & accessories
Purse
Made in:
USA
Date:
19th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Knitted bag with colored glass beads in a design of a rose with forget-me-nots in an eight-pointed star on a blue ground; finished at bottom with blue bead fringe and at top with a metal frame ornamented with cut-out floral designs and engraving.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary S. M. Gibson
Accession Number:
1945-54-26
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1945-54-26