Türkmen (Turkmen) Whip

Dating

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

Türkmen (Turkmen) Whip

Origin

Central Asia

Materials

"Silver, fire-gilded with horse head terminals, stamped beading, silver shot, twisted wire, cabochon turquoises, and glass beads, with a waxed fabric attachment (a), leather attachment (b)"

Dimensions

6.4 cm

36.8 cm

Culture

Tribe

Museum

Acquisition 

ID#

Türkmen (Turkmen)

MET

2010

2010.501.11a

Copyright Status

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