Kyrgyz antique Tush-Kiiz yurt hanging (156 x 304cm)

£ 900.00

156 x 304 cm  //  5ft 1" x 10ft

These magnificent large elaborately embroidered hangings are known in Kyrgyz and Kasak as Tush-Kiiz and used hung ceremonially at the opposite side from the entrance of the Yurt / Boz-Ui.
 The Kyrgyz version being larger and the more magnificent of the two aligned cultures. This a comparatively old example on black velvet

• circa 1900

(see our less complete smaller version Ref. 16888)

Ref. 16892

Collections: Collectables, Textiles