Bag

Greek or Bulgarian
18th–19th century


Object Place: Greek or Bulgaria

Dimensions

90 x 68 cm (35 7/16 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.367

Medium or Technique

Cotton or linen canvas with linen and gold-colored metallic wrapped thread embroidery, gold-colored woven trim, linen twisted or braided fringe with cowrie style shells and glass beads, gold-colored strip metal wrapped tassle, gold-colored wrapped and braided strap and button closure, and silk satin lining

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bag, solidly embroidered with silks and metal, colored fringe.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection