turkmen dizlyk yomut tribe transcaspian steppes turkmenistan central asia

Turkmen Dizlyk, Yomut Tribe, Trans-Caspian Steppes, Turkmenistan, Central Asia.


Price

SOLD

Item Ref

MAC4

Description

'Dizlyk' were made in pairs and used to decorate the knobbly knees of the wedding camel during the wedding procession. This dizlyk has a beautiful colour palette of red, turquoise-blue, yellow, aubergine and ivory and was made by Yomut Turkmen circa 1870-1880. It is in original, complete condition with braided sides and hanging cords.
Size: 43cm x 38cm including tassels (1' 5" x 1' 3" including tassels.
Viewing by appointment only.
Internal Ref: MAC4



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