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Yomut Turkmen people Woman's cap 1920-50 Description: with rams' horn, triangular and 'y' shaped motifs
Place made: Afghanistan
Materials & Technique: textiles, silk, cotton, cotton lining; cehek braid, fringing, embroidery: kesdi stitch, basma couching, cepsag couching, ilme chain stitch, couching, running stitch
Dimensions: overall 23.0 h x 20.0 w x 16.0 d cm rim circum. 58.2 w cm crown circum 68.5 w cm tassels 8.5 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.318