Kyrgyz antique Tush-Kiiz yurt hanging (109 x 212cm)


109 x 212 cm  //  3ft 7” x 6ft 11”

These magnificent large elaborately embroidered hangings are known in Kyrgyz and smaller versions in Kasak as Tush-Kiiz and used hung ceremonially at the opposite side from the entrance of the Yurt / Boz-Ui.

This example appears to have lost a part of the cente where a triangle might have hung (see another complete version Ref. 16892)

• circa 1900

Ref. 16888


Collections: Collectables, Textiles