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Title: Salt Bag
Date: ca. 1920
Geography: From Western Iran, Bakhtiari tribe
Medium: Wool (warp, ground weft, sumak weft, and pile), cotton (white sumak weft and white pile), and goat(?) hair (side finishes); sumak extra-weft wrapping (front); symmetrically knotted pile (bottom edge); weft-faced plain weave with pattern in sumak extra-weft wrapping (back); wrapped warp tassels
H. 21 in. (53.3 cm)
W. 19 in. (48.3 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Inger G. and William B. Ginsberg, 2015
Accession Number: 2015.490.7
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