This item has been added to the Database within the Explore Islamic Art Collections project. Information is available in: English, German.
This pouch-shaped flask is made of stiff auburn leather; its exterior is embroidered with gold and silver tendrils and rosettes. The screwed-on stopper is made of wood. Conical leather flasks were popular in the Ottoman Empire and were mainly used as water flasks.
"Flask" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;at;Mus22;1;en
MWNF Working Number: AT2 01