Rectangular bag

Greek
19th or 20th century


Object Place: Greece

Dimensions

Overall: 19.4 x 18.3cm (7 5/8 x 7 3/16in.)

Accession Number

59.627

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Coarse tabby-woven linen. Upper two-thirds covered with lozenges and conventional blossoms or leaves, embroidered with heavy green, blue, red, violet and black silks in darning, stem and square stitches. Lavender cord handle. Slightly soiled.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian