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Bag front, larger piece, (Tchoval). Polychrome wools. Gabled shape. Geometric design. No fringe. Was used on the walls of tents to hold household objects.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Turkmen (Yomud), 19th century

Object Place

Turcoman, Yomud tribe

Dimensions

L (at center): 0.68 m

Accession Number

62.1127

Medium or Technique

Wool warp, weft and pile, knotted pile (Ghiordes knot)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles