Surrah Purse (Ferashet Bohaci)

The Khalili Collections

The Khalili Collections

Surrah purses were used to send official donations to the Prophet's mosque in Medina.


  • Title: Surrah Purse (Ferashet Bohaci)
  • Date Created: dated 1324 AH (1906-07 AD)
  • Location Created: Turkey
  • Type: ARTIFACT
  • Medium: dark brown and red leather, embroidered with a Turkish inscription in silk thread

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