Drawstring bag

Does this kind of bag have a specific name in the English language?

  • It's called a drawstring bag;
    – Mick
    Nov 18, 2016 at 18:37

2 Answers 2


I would define that bag as a Drawstring Pouch based on it's appearance and suspected purpose.

Look here or here for some additional examples of pouches.

  • Drawstring pouch or drawstring bag are both good Dec 22, 2016 at 11:59

Names vary, but they are usually called

(medieval) drawstring (money) pouch or (coin) purse

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