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NazarlikTulus
 
Images from the exhibition, continued
 
 

19700TR
Turkoman Boy's Circumcision Vest
Cotton fabric, metal plates, thimbels and cowrie shells Turkmenistan
Ceremonial dress for a young boy's circumcison ceremony. The metal plates move, jingle and reflect evil away. Note the use of thimbels as functional decoration.
14" x 18" (folded)
Sun Bow Collection


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20702TR
Modern Nazarlik
Sheepswool
Turkoman, Turkey
10" x 11"
Note the use of tassels and calligraphy as Nazarlik Sun Bow collection

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22819 TR
Horse Trapping (one of a pair)
Goat Hair with sheepswool tassels, shells, buttons and glass beads
Baluch, Afghanistan
2" x 28"
Sun Bow collection

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Exhibition beginning
 
We've been outfitting caravans
from Downtown Charlottesville since 1978.
  
   Open Monday through Saturday
11:00 - 6:00
Awaiting the Pleasure of Your Visit
Traditional Tea Served
  
  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