Seal bag

Hispano-Moresque
13th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

6.7 x 5.6 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.293

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-metallic thread; psuedo-lampas; linen braid drawstrings

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Seal bag of silk patterned with kufic script in cream-colored silk outlined with red; the ground is patterned with gold-metallic yarn (gilt-skin wound on yellow silk) and small amounts of red and blue silk; fringe at bottom of red silk; draw strings of blue and cream linen braid.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund