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Catalog Data

Medium:
Medium: silk, gilt foil Technique: netting
Dimensions:
22 cm (8 11/16 in.)
Type:
costume & accessories
Miser's purse
Made in:
France
Date:
1800–1810
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Crocheted in light green with floral bands of darker green and cerise silk, ornamented with bands of gold-colored beads. One gold ring controls opening, gold drops at each end.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Albert Blum
Accession Number:
1953-106-72
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4fb666da8-3f10-49d4-a8e9-d2a235f3d1d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1953-106-72