Afghani Embellished Sleeve Belts / Bases PAIR - Kuchi Tribal Costume Belt - 26 Inches / 27 Inches - Tribal Belly Dance DIY Costuming

$45.00
Item No: TLA0110
Country of Origin: Afghanistan / Pakistan
Materials: Fabric, Glass Beads, Mixed Metals
Qty in Stock: 1
Qty:

Pair of embellished Afghani sleeve panels for use as tribal belly dance costume belt bases

Length:  One panel is 26 inches, the other 27 inches.  These measurements do not include ties.
Width:  About 4.5 inches
Base Fabric Color:  Dull Purple
Embellishments:  Beading, buttons, pomsc coins, medallions
Embellishment Colors:  Multi
End Medallion Diameter: 1.5 to 2 inches
New fabric backing
Cord ties
Price listed is for the PAIR shown in the photos on this page.

Amazing tribal Kuchi belly dance belt bases made from Kuchi Aghani sleeve panels.  These panels are worn around the edges of large belled sleeves and are highly onate.  This is a pair of similar/matching bases.  The base fabric is a dull purple.  Cord ties on each end.  Fabric bases are about 4.5 inches wide and are 26 and 27 inches long.  Lined with new fabric.  Use both pieces to make a longer belt or use searpately as bases for a pair of matching belts.

In the old tradition, the Kuchi nomads decorated almost everything they owned, including their animals and themselves.  They used items that were plentiful or easily obtainable, such as glass seed beads and coins, and made others such has stamped metal amulets and buttons.  They also made tassels, poms and embroidered almost everything.  These sleeve panels are just one example of their crafts.  

Categories

Shopping Cart

Shopping Cart Empty

Information