Velvet and beads

My weekly treat from the Costume Museum of Canada features a velvet beaded reticule.1896 beaded bag velvet b

It is dated 1896

1896 beaded bag velvet a

It is covered in little beads, which I believe are metal.

1896 beaded bag velvet c

This is a lovely floral pattern.  I think I could make one of these….

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