19th Century Qaraqalpaq esikqas, illustrating the 12-horn motif.
Asian Textiles - No 52 - 32p, June 2012 available as a Pdf file to download
Editorial - Nick Fielding
OATG Events Programme
News: Photos from China; Woven treasures and Ottoman gardens - exhibition at The Textile Museum Washington; Kabuki theatre costumes in Paris - exhibition at The Pierre Bergé-Yves St-Laurent Foundation in Paris;
Livestock horn motifs in the textiles of the Central Asian Qaraqalpaqs - David and Sue Richardson
Passing on textile traditions within the family (Kazakhs of Western Mongolia) - Anna Portisch
The Kuchi nomads of Afghanistan - Azra Nafees
Exhibitions and Talks: Chinese silks in Oxford (talk by Ming Wilson) and Chinese silk exhibiton in Nottingham; OATG visit to the British Museum’s 'Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Islam' Exhibition; Weaving the ‘King of Wools’ in the Punjab - talk by Jasleen Kandhari;
Book Reviews: Living Hands: Tibetan Arts And Artisans by Chris Buckely reviewed by Gina Corrigan; Colours of the Indus: Costume and Textiles of Pakistan by Nasreen Askari and Rosemary Crill - reprint of book first published in 1998; Bedouin Weaving of Saudi Arabia and its neighbours - by Joy Totah Hilden
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