Réticules 19ème siècle
Similar ideas popular now
Pouch: 1840-1860, Eastern European, silk. "Despite its condition, this pouch bag is notable for its skilled workmanship. Patterning effects normally achieved through weaving are replicated here in crochet. The motifs suggest the cross-cultural influence of Ottoman Empire. According to the donor, this bag was originally from the Balkan region of Eastern Europe, an area that at the time included Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Croatia."