Sumak double saddle bag
44 x 22 cm (17.5 x 8.5 in.)
|| 25 wrapping wefts/inch.
|| coral red, light maroon, dark maroon, light blue, dark blue, light yellow, light green, ivory (8).
|| excellent. Complete in every respect.
|| A very sweet double bag with a lovely autumnal palette in excellent condition. Compare the hooked motif with that on John Wertime, ‘Sumak Bags of Northwest Persia and Transcaucasia’, London 1998, plate 89 p. 153.
|| Teheran market (circa 1970), Edi Egli Collection, St. Gallen.