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NazarlikTulus
 
Images from the exhibition, continued
 
 

29771TR
Modern Nazarlik
Knotted pile
Turkoman, Turkey
5" x 9"
Inscription reads "Allah" twice. The triangular shape of this piece is reminiscent of the triangular shape of amulets.

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USW127
Beaded Amulet Bag
Turkey
2" x 3"
The inscription reads "Allah"

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UFEW 375
Nomad Camel Chest Decoration(Camel Flower)
Fabric with buttons, mirror and mohair tassels
South West Turkey
Purely decorative, this piece is a composite of a number of Nazarlik elements such as tassels and beads that often stand on their own.
The mirror and tassels are to ward off and distract evil; the cowerie shells are to bring fertility
Sun Bow collection

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More images from the exhibition
 
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from Downtown Charlottesville since 1978.
  
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  Sun Bow Trading Company
110 W South Street
Charlottesville, Va 22902

Right off the Mall
Between
The South Street Bed & Breakfast
And
The South Street Brewery
And
Directly behind
The Farmers' Market
(434)293-8821