Bag

Balkan or Near Eastern
19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 29 x 26 x 10 cm (11 7/16 x 10 1/4 x 3 15/16 in.) Other (Cord): 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1608

Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Drawstring bag. Red wool embroidered with gilt-silver yarns in conventionalized spiraling motif. Four peach drawstrings with red silk and gilt-silver tassels. Red silk cord knotted at rolled red wool piece at top. Lined with red and white printed cotton with red floral motif.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection