Rectangular bag

Greek
19th or 20th century


Object Place: Greece

Dimensions

Overall: 19.5 x 21cm (7 11/16 x 8 1/4in.)

Accession Number

59.628

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Coarse tabby-woven cotton (?) ground embroidered with thick black silks in cross and darning stitches. Wide black bands top and bottom, with upright and inverted rows of conventional trees or plants. Black cotton cord handle. Cotton somewhat browned and soiled.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian