All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Pre 1920 item #1254823 (stock #Misc183)
The saddle seat is tooled leather and decorated with small tuffs of wool yarn. I replaced the front tie which secured the front of the seat to the metal saddle tree...the original cord was literally falling apart...Limited research indicates this saddle was from Rajastan India.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Pre 1920 item #1243171 (stock #Misc182)
Asian Ethnic Artifacts
This rare teke turkomen pendant was originally worn as a necklace. This piece is studded with carnelians and decorated with gold wash aka "firegilded" detail. The pendant is 4 inches wide and 9.5 inches long.