Vintage Balochi Tribal Headpiece - Headwear for Tribal Belly Dance Costuming - Balochi Hazara Waziri Kuchi Jewelry

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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$60.00
Item No: JHK0059
Country of Origin: Afghanistan / Pakistan
Materials: Mixed Metals, Glass Beads and Jewels, Fabric
Condition: Used / Excellent
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Lovely vintage tribal headpiece from the Balochi people.

Headpiece length (side to side):  12 Inches from end to end, not including fabric ties
Width of Metal Linked Band:  About 1 inch not including beading and bells
Materials:  Mixed Metals, Glass Jewels, Fabric Base, Glass Beads
Metal Color:  Silvery
Metal Finish:  Unpolished
Original fabric backing.  Multicolored beading.  Fabric ties to secure, or sew to another headpiece base. 

This vintage Balochi headpiece is made in a design typical for the Pakistani tribes.  Built on a fabric base, with ties on each end, and from the center top. Metal headpiece measures about 12 inches end to end.  Metal band is about 1 inch wide, not including bells and fabric.  Red and green glass jewels.  The quality of this piece is very good and it is in excellent condition.  Metal headpiece is very clean.  Fabric backing is original and carries it's share of tribal grime.  A new backing could be sewn to this piece right over the original to preserve the beading.  

The Baloch or Baluch are a people who live mainly in the Balochistan region of the southeastern-most edge of the Iranian plateau in Pakistan, Iran, and Afghanistan, as well as in the Arabian Peninsula.

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