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an excellent pair of Antique Ersari Turkoman / Turkmen Talismanic silk embroidery tawees / moska, dating to 19th century. Such fine triangular silk embroideries were known as moskas or tawees and to  ...
an excellent pair of Antique Ersari Turkoman / Turkmen Talismanic silk embroidery tawees / moska, dating to 19th century. Such fine triangular silk embroideries were known as moskas or tawees and to  ...
an excellent pair of Antique Ersari Turkoman / Turkmen Talismanic silk embroidery tawees / moska, dating to 19th century. Such fine triangular silk embroideries were known as moskas or tawees and to  ...
an excellent pair of Antique Ersari Turkoman / Turkmen Talismanic silk embroidery tawees / moska, dating to 19th century. Such fine triangular silk embroideries were known as moskas or tawees and to  ...
an excellent pair of Antique Ersari Turkoman / Turkmen Talismanic silk embroidery tawees / moska, dating to 19th century. Such fine triangular silk embroideries were known as moskas or tawees and to made to serve the superstitious beliefs of the Turkoman cultures. They were attached to garments of children (the future hope of the tribe) in the hope to bring protection to them. At best they can be extraordinary pieces of textile art. This fantastic pair reflect the prowess of this tradition. The embroidery is exceptionally precise and fine. The natural colours are a dazzling spectacle. The design is archaic and very well balanced and The twin leaves represent birds in flight. The directional texture of the embroidery gives the tye embroidery motion. a rare pair in good shape. Email your questions. size: 13cm x 8cm (5" x 3") each.
price:  SOLD