Shahsavan Bagface 1471

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1’ 8” x 1’ 11”    The Shahsavan bag face from NW Persia was woven by the tribes in the late 1800s. It could have been either the face of a saddlebag or the side panels for a mafrash (large bag). It has kilim weaving and the soumak woven designs add to the decoration of the bag.

Dimensions:  1’ 8” x 1’ 11”
Date of Manufacture:  4th Quarter of the 1800s
Place of Origin:  NW Persia
Material:  Wool on a wool foundation with natural dyes
Condition:  Wear consistent with age and use

SKU: 1471

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