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14cm x 11cm
Place of Origin
Unknown origin
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1900-1929 Early)/c1910
Registration Number
Bead Embroidery,Counted Thread Work,Cross Stitch,Tassel Making,
Bags,Costume Accessories - Women,

Physical Description

Embroidered and beaded tribal bag. Turkmen, possibly Lakai. Heavily beaded on side and bottom seams with very small white beads. Five sets of four beaded tassels. Densely worked allover with geometric motifs, mainly in red with green, orange, yellow and dark blue. Very fine counted work, including cross stitch.

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