Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Memorial Lecture
Portable Storage: Tribal Weavings from Anatolia to Iran With Deniz Beyazit, PhD
Koret Auditorium, de Young Museum
Woven bags carried by nomads in the Middle East were designed to contain all of the necessities of life, from bedding to salt. This talk will present distinctly patterned examples of woven bags from nomadic cultures from Anatolia to Iran.