Bag

Greek


Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 13.8 cm (8 1/4 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.873

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Heavy white cotton, the top is finished with a blue braid, below this is a border with two zigzag lines of blue; the spaces between and around the line are covered with red embroidery. Below is a powder of conventional, symmetrical forms possibly derived from plants. White, gray, and yellow cord. This bag is made out of the bottom of a sleeve.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Adelaide Pearson