This Turkmen tent-band fragment draws stylized blossoming trees in wool pile with silk highlights. Of particular merit is the inclusion of three animals, a goat and two camels, perhaps a mother and a child, both adorned with five-sided camel trappings that may be renderings of Turkmen 'asmalyks'.
Tekke tent band fragment19th C (3rd Q)
- Being sold on behalf of Dr. Robert Emry
- 3' 6"
- 1' 1"
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