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Bag faces bearing lozenge and striped chevron motives in bright polychrome wool and cotton yarns. Condition very good.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Balkan, Late 19th century

Object Place

Balkan States

Dimensions

Overall: 129 x 43 x 2.5 cm (50 13/16 x 16 15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

43.858

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton emroidery on wool plian weave ground, wooland cotton rope cord and tassels

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles