SADDLE BAGS / TRAPPINGS

  • Turkmen Tekke mafrash •  19th C
    Turkmen Tekke mafrash • 19th C

    Provenance: Estate of the late Simon Crosby

  • Turkmen Tekke torba •  mid 19th cent
    Turkmen Tekke torba • mid 19th cent
  • Turkmen Arabatchi fragmented torba • 19th C
    Turkmen Arabatchi fragmented torba • 19th C

    Provenance: Estate of the late Simon Crosby
    This very rare item is presently undergoing conservation.

  • Shan state Burmese shoulder bag  with metalwork * mid or first half 20th C
    Shan state Burmese shoulder bag with metalwork * mid or first half 20th C

    54 x 31cm

  • Turkmen Yomut torba bagface of exceptional colour • 19th C
    Turkmen Yomut torba bagface of exceptional colour • 19th C

    Size: 46 x 94cm

  • 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

  • Turkmen Yomut torba • late 19th cent
    Turkmen Yomut torba • late 19th cent
  • Turkmen Tekke chuval possibly Merv Oasis - part silk • late 19th cent
    Turkmen Tekke chuval possibly Merv Oasis - part silk • late 19th cent

    85 x 123cm with missing border

  • Turkish Anatolian Konya region Obruk cicim kaşiklic spoon bag • 19th cent
    Turkish Anatolian Konya region Obruk cicim kaşiklic spoon bag • 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

    CF plate 47 Bogolubov, Carpets of Central Asia, St Petersburg , 1908 and 1909