Bag, solidly embroidered with silks and metal, colored fringe.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection
Greek or Bulgarian, 18th–19th century
Greek or Bulgaria
90 x 68 cm (35 7/16 x 26 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton or linen canvas with linen and gold-colored metallic wrapped thread embroidery, gold-colored woven trim, linen twisted or braided fringe with cowrie style shells and glass beads, gold-colored strip metal wrapped tassle, gold-colored wrapped and braided strap and button closure, and silk satin lining