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Bag Face

Type: For the Household
Object Name: Bag Face
Place Made: Asia: Central Asia, Afghanistan
Period: Late 20th century
Date: 1980s
Dimensions: L 39 cm x W 38 cm
Materials: Wool; cotton
Techniques: Knotted pile; plain woven; twined
ID Number: L2008.145
Credit: Promised Gift of Max Allen

With its flowers and a helicopter, this well-used little bag is just the right size to have carried a copy of the Qur’an.