Antique Islamic Bukhara Uzbek Saddle Cover
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Antique Islamic Central Asian horsemen Bukhara Uzbek embroidered Suzani horse saddle cover. This stunning horse cover is made of heavy white cotton embroidered with large elaborate ornament on a brown woolen felt lining. Such covers were woven to adorn, but specially to protect, their steeds from the freezing winds and the severe temperature of the steppe Condition: This horse cover is an authentic antique Uzbek horse cover, and not a modern tourist piece like most on the market, the cover was well used so it is worn and dirty with some minor torn spots on the border and in the felt lining but is still in pretty good shape with all of the fringes intact. The saddle which is on the picture is a prop and is not included with the horse cover.
MEASUREMENTS: 178cm (78in) by 109cm (43 in) including the fringes.
REFERENSES:( 1) Cavalieri DOriente by Taher Sabahi Milano- Palazzo Della Regione 1992. This rare antique Horse cover comes from a private collection of antique horse covers, saddles, stirrups, and other horse equipment, and is being offered for sale for the first time.
Shipping:Negotiated with Seller
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- Militaria & Weapons
- 19th century
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