SADDLE BAGS / TRAPPINGS

  • Indian Narsingarh State velvet purse dedicated in honour of Arjun Singh • possibly 1897
    Indian Narsingarh State velvet purse dedicated in honour of Arjun Singh • possibly 1897

    Narsingarh ( now Narsingharh ) State velvet purse dedicated in honour of Arjun Singh 1887 - 1924 displaying the sate coat of arms . This former princely sate is now part of Madhya Pradesh. Possibly circa 1897 made for the inauguration in 1897 of Arjun Singh.

    People of India

    Genealogy

  • Azerbaijan small silk khorjian pannier ' Caspian ' silk bag • circa 1900
    Azerbaijan small silk khorjian pannier ' Caspian ' silk bag • circa 1900
  • Turkmen felted wool mafrash bag  • late 19th cent
    Turkmen felted wool mafrash bag • late 19th cent
  • Timor cotton strap weaving embedded on small back strap loom • 20th cent.
    Timor cotton strap weaving embedded on small back strap loom • 20th cent.
  • Turkmen Yomut torba • late 19th cent
    Turkmen Yomut torba • late 19th cent
  • a very fine ' Timuri ' Balouch bagface possibly from a Khorjian • 19th cent
    a very fine ' Timuri ' Balouch bagface possibly from a Khorjian • 19th cent

    According to Bogolyulbov these were made by the Balouch at Tubat-i-Kheydari in Khorossan, Persia. ‘ Carpets of Central Asia ‘ was first published in two parts - the second posthumously, in 1908 and 1909 at St. Petersburg.
    Plate 47

  • Antique Turkish Anatolian Obruk cicim kaşiklic spoon bag • 19th c.
    Antique Turkish Anatolian Obruk cicim kaşiklic spoon bag • 19th c.
  • Turkmen Tekke torba • likely mid 19th cent
    Turkmen Tekke torba • likely mid 19th cent

    This tiny example is beautifully drawn with superb clarity of colour