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Uzbek Woman’s robe, uzbek IKAT. Samarkand, second half of the 19th century. Adras semi-silk fabric. 130x168 cm, fabric width 40 cm.
Catalog - IKATS from Turkestan, Tair F. Tairov collection.

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Turkman sellers carpets and buyers in marketplace shake hands on a deal, 1910s, Emirate of Bukhara, Central Asia.

I need a hat like this!

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Turkman sellers carpets and buyers in marketplace shake hands on a deal, 1910s, Emirate of Bukhara, Central Asia.

I need a hat like this!

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Shepherd in caucasian mountains of Dagestan, 1970s, republic in Russian Federation. Photo: Kamil Chutuev

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Kyrgyz woman, Xinjiang, China.

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Karakalpak actress, old traditional costume, silver jewellery, ikat robe, silk embroidery. Uzbekistan, Central Asia. Photo: Vladimir Goncharenko

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Scan from the publication “Traditional Palestinian Embroidery and Jewelry” by Abed Al-Samih Abu Omar. || Hardcover book (no dust jacket) with pictorial boards and slipcase published by Al Shark 1987.

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SUDAN. Kordofan. Korongo Wrestlers resting under a large Baobab, 1949’ - Photo by George Rodger

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Vintage Brazil - Txucahamei Indian

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1950s Angola - Modombos People

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1910s New Guinea - Papua Warrior

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1870 Indian Fakirs

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1930s South America

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1935 Myanmar Padaung Woman Extreme Body Modification

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1930s Malaysia » Borneo Dayak Warrior

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