Precious snuffboxes and cloth bags for snuffbox displayed

Art & Culture
batchimeg@montsame.gov.mn
2019-01-09 14:56:19

Bayankhongor /MONTSAME/ Museum in Bayankhongor aimag in collaboration with Khaan Bank conducted an exhibition of snuffbox and cloth bag for a snuffbox on January 7-8 to the citizens of Bayankhongor aimag.  


More than 100 items owned by 70 citizens were showcased together with precious and rare snuffboxes being preserved in the aimag museum. Not only snuffboxes, also various types of cloth bags for a snuffbox, accessories and articles drew public attention.


A cloth bag for a snuffbox, sized 0.8х3 meters, created by embroiderer Z.Tsengelsaikhan was the most attractive exhibit. The embroiderer spent four years to sew up the cloth bag for a snuffbox with double embroidery stitch.