Lot 162
Two Nomadic Flat-Weave Bags
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Wool, the first with bands of multicolored star motifs alternating with bands of diamond shaped and S-hook motifs, on black background, with horsehair woven into the top edge and one side edge, plaited horsehair loops, red flat-weave back (23 x 32 inches); the second with bands of repeating triangles and stepped diamond clusters in black, orange, red, and blue in double wefted technique, over tan and brown vertical sections that continue onto the back, center seam (30.5 x 34 inches).

From the Collection of the late Mr. & Mrs. Paul and Betty Mushak, Durham, North Carolina

Both with wear, holes, repairs, fraying, and staining.