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Greek Palmette Crossbody Bag

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Price: $35.00 $17.50
Member Price: $31.50 $15.75

Item# 80-020574 







Description

The design on our graceful crossbody bag has been adapted from several elaborate palmette compositions on ancient Greek terracotta vases dated between about 510 B.C. and 330 B.C. in the Museums collection; they include a pelike (water/wine jar), a hydria (water jar), an alabastron (perfume vase), and a situla (wine bucket).

Produced by Carlos Falchi exclusively for The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Polyurethane. Magnetic snap closure. Inside pockets and adjustable strap. Fully lined. 7''H x 6''W.

  • Polyurethane
  • Magnetic snap closure
  • Inside pockets and adjustable strap
  • Fully lined
  • 7''H x 6''W

Art History

The palmette, an ornamental motif based on the fan-shaped fronds of the palm tree, is one of the most versatile and prevalent motifs in classical art of all media and periods.

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Description

The design on our graceful crossbody bag has been adapted from several elaborate palmette compositions on ancient Greek terracotta vases dated between about 510 B.C. and 330 B.C. in the Museums collection; they include a pelike (water/wine jar), a hydria (water jar), an alabastron (perfume vase), and a situla (wine bucket).

Produced by Carlos Falchi exclusively for The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Polyurethane. Magnetic snap closure. Inside pockets and adjustable strap. Fully lined. 7''H x 6''W.





  • Polyurethane
  • Magnetic snap closure
  • Inside pockets and adjustable strap
  • Fully lined
  • 7''H x 6''W




Art History

The palmette, an ornamental motif based on the fan-shaped fronds of the palm tree, is one of the most versatile and prevalent motifs in classical art of all media and periods.


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