Türkmen (Turkmen) Crown Headdress

Dating

Late 19th to early 20th century C.E.

Türkmen (Turkmen) Crown Headdress

Origin

Central Asia

Materials

"Silver, with decorative wire and stamped decoration, table-cut incised carnelians, turquoise, beads, openwork, and silver coins; quilted cotton lining, cotton cords and tassels with beads, and velvet strip with metal ornaments"

Dimensions

Tassel 7.6 cm; Crown 18.1 cm

Tassel 30.5 cm; Crown 14.9 cm

Culture

Museum

Acquisition 

ID#

Türkmen (Turkmen)

MET

2006

2006.544.7

Copyright Status

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