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Saddle Bag

  • Place of origin:

    Tunisia (made)

  • Date:

    1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wool

  • Museum number:

    1385-1852

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Woollen carpet.

Place of Origin

Tunisia (made)

Date

1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Wool

Dimensions

Length: 39 in, Width: 17.5 in

Object history note

One of 17 textiles purchased by the V&A from the Tunis Stand at the Great Exhibition of 1851.

Descriptive line

Middle East, Textile. Saddle bag, wool flatweave, Tunisia, 1850

Materials

Wool

Techniques

Hand weaving

Categories

Textiles; Interiors; Africa; Arms & Armour; Animals and Wildlife; Transport; Equestrian equipment

Collection

Middle East Section

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