Vintage Sinai Bedouin Embroidered Textile Strip from Israel or Egypt.
11 inches wide at widest point. 35 inches long.
Perfect for use in making belts, purses, decorating clothing etc.
Circa 1990's or earlier.
These authentic old Bedouin hand embroidered textile items are harder to find as younger Bedouin women no longer wear them on a regular basis. Even in the old city market in Jerusalem, one finds replicas of them more often then vintage items like this.
Artifacts and Antiques Item 281