Danube Virtual Museum

Bag

Title: Bag
Location/Region: Kladovo, Sip, Ključ
Chrolonology: 1900 - 2000
Museum: Etnographic Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Culture: Vlachs, Orthodox, rural
Material: Leather
Dimensions: 32 х 32 CM
Production Technique: Domestic production, tailoring, tanning, sewing
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Description

Made of calfskin, the hair on the outside, uncut. In the form of classic bag with small cover on the front (“kapak”). It consists of the front side, the back side (“lid”) and a wide belt that assembles them. It has a leather handle (“kura”). The hair is brown. It was used by shepherds for carrying the food when herding in the mountains.