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Horsnaill Textiles Collection

Zip top bag © Haslemere Educational Museum

Catalogue number:
TA.2013.5

Zip top bag

Date made:
1920-1950

Place:
Greece, Europe

Material:
Cotton

Technique:
Embroidered

Category:
Bag

Dimensions: mm
260x250

Description:
Cotton bag with a zip top, Turkish influence in design. Embroidered both sides with stylised trees and carnations in pale gold, chestnut, blue and pale olive floss silks. Edges embroidered with blue feather stitch and cross stitch on handles. Lines between with coarse canvas. Inside pocket. Handles self material. Zip ZOMEI rose pink with coloured tassel.