Saddle bag

Kurdish (Jaf)
19th century


Object Place: Kirkuk, Kurdish, Iraq

Dimensions

158 x 82 cm (62 3/16 x 32 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1866

Medium or Technique

Wool warp, weft and knotted pile (Senna knot)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Colors, strong red, blue-green, yellow, brown, black and white. Coarse wool, backed and joined together with red tapestry weaving. Warp, wool. Weft, wool. Sides overcast with different colored wools alternating. Sixty-five Turkish knots to square inch.

Credit Line

Gift of Chandler and Co.