Ottoman Empire Silver thread purse w/ turquoise
An exquisitely made Ottoman Empire money purse embroidered with silver bullion thread and set with Persian turquoise beads. One side features a Tughra (likely Abdul Hamid II) while the other side has a crescent moon and stag motif. Interior is light blue silk to match the turquoise.
No damage, light patina to exposed silver areas, otherwise excellent.
Measures 11” long x 5” wide x 5” wide.