Object ID
Object Name
34.1325200000 cm. W x 29.6875200000 cm. L Since this is a bag, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
Burlap; Wool
Object Entities
Farmakis, Daisy (collected by)
Farmakis, Daisy (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Burlap tote bag embroidered in blue, green, and dark red wool. Bag edged in green. The bag consists of a repeated design of a square with lines going out from its sides in four directions. This design repeats diagonally across the bag. The diagonal lines mostly alternate between red and blue, except in a few places. On one side, there are two red lines in a row, followed by a blue, then four red lines, then another blue, then two more red lines at the corner of the bag. The other side is more faded and apepars to be unfinished. It haes two blue lines in a row in the middle. the shoulder strap is made of red and green threads rolled together and is attached to green loops on either side of the bag.
Bags such as this could have been used as purses or to carry goods.
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Bag, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6187. Accessed 09/25/22.