antique ersari turkmen embroidered torba with plain weave back circa 1900

ANTIQUE ERSARI TURKMEN EMBROIDERED TORBA WITH PLAIN WEAVE BACK, CIRCA 1900.


Price

£950
| $1,257 USD | €1,088 EUR


Item Ref

MS10-19

Description

Size: 4ft 0in x 1ft 8in (123 x 51cm) face size.
Antique Ersari Turkmen torba with attractive embroidered design to the face.
Circa 1900.
A good tribal Ersari torba with soft colours. The torba has survived very well with some of the original long tassels still intact. These torba were used to decorate the side of a camel during a Turkmen wedding procession. This example still retains the original ivory wool plain weave back along with hanging cords to the sides.
The torba is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile. The is some ingrained staining to the face and back caused by genuine tribal use.
Hand washed and ready for display.
Stock Number: MS10-19.
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Internal Ref: MS10-19


Dimensions

Height = 123 cm (49")
Width = 51 cm (20")
Depth = 1 cm (1")



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