Bag for the Key of the Ka'bah

dated 1327 AH (1909-10 AD)

The Khalili Collections

The Khalili Collections



  • Title: Bag for the Key of the Ka'bah
  • Date Created: dated 1327 AH (1909-10 AD)
  • Location Created: Cairo, Egypt
  • Medium: olive-green silk with red silk appliqués, embroidered in silver and silver gilt wire over padding of cotton threads; lined with a contemporary piece of cloth of the type used as a curtain or cover in the Prophet's tomb in Medina

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