Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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small drawstring pouch
  • India
  • small drawstring pouch, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: India
  • wool, cotton, embroidering, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width: 12.5 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 7/8 x 4 7/8 in
  • Gift of Kansas Bible Chair
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0256
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Description

The small brown wool pouch has a red cotton lining and a dark pink drawstring with yellow and light green tassels. The embroidered decoration is floral in red, yellow, pink, and light blue. There are two teardrop shapes in the middle.