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Afghanistan: Seistan region
Baluchi people
Bag (chanteh -- for dowry)
1875 - 1899
Plain weave; Knotted pile; Embroidered; Braided
Wool warp and weft; Shells; Cotton; Vegetable dye (madder)
14 1/4 x 15 1/2 in. (36.2 x 39.4 cm) without tassels
Gift of James D. and Stephanie Burns
TC 2005.8-14
Keywords: Hand sewn; Edge finish; Asymmetrical knots; Geometric pattern; Tassels; Bordered square; Floral motifs; Stitches: [?]

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