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Scissors sheath
Scissors sheath
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk; Plain Weave, Embroidery
Dimensions:
27.9 x 9.5 cm (11 x 3 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Turkmen, Tekke Tribe Or Yomut Tribe?
Accession Number:
2000.118.13
Acquisition Date:
2000-10-12
Credit Line:

The Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Collection
Gift of Caroline McCoy-Jones

Turkoman (Tekke?) (Yomut?) silk embroidered scissors sheath with a silk ground, featuring a tree-like motif on each face
Embroidery, sheath

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