Silver and Carnelian Headdress, Turkmen. Headdress from Turkmenistan. 10.5". Comprised of silver and carnelian and created by hand. Mounted. Sits on custom stand. This piece was part of the traditional Turkmen woman's ceremonial outfit. Fastens with tie in back. Detail of red velvet on sides of headdress as well as a red lining inside.
See Also: Chinese Opera Theatre Headdress