Circa second half of 19th century
Size: 10 ½” long X 3 ½” wide on top – 27 cm X 9 cm
ANATOLIAN OTTOMAN antique velvet sewing scissors bag. A rare velvet bag with metallic yarn fine embroidery has survived to present days. Upper-mouth edge has been replaced by an old used leather for protection. Velvet has nice burgundy color. Floral design indicates that it dates to second part of 19th century. It is most probably from Istanbul. If necessary, it still can be used.