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Beaded bag

Beaded bag
Title
Beaded bag
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Glass, linen, silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 26.7 x 15.9 x 0.6 cm )
Description 
Multi-colored beadwork purse (reticule) on linen ground, with drawstring closure having strong brown stand-up scallop-edged silk collar, slightly rounded bottom corners, beadwork fringe across bottom and around corners, linen lining; upper two-thirds of body has floral design against white background, bordered on top and bottom with blue geometric pattern, bottom section depicts vine and leaf motif against red background; drawstring not original.
Object Number 
INV.972
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group