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Saddle bag


90 x 91 cm (35 7/16 x 35 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .91 x .90

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool

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Personal accessories

Warp cotton, weft cotton, pile wool, 48 Persian (Sehna) knots to the square centimeter. Over cast on the sides. The ground is of dark blue and is covered with an undistinct all-over design made up of lines and squares. Curved at one end and surrounded by a white border on which is an undulating line bearing fan-shaped flowers, woven with dark blue, light red, light green and deep pink. This piece has been washed with chemicals.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst