Tunesian silk & cotton sash


This scarf is a sash (belt) from Tunesia. It has been worn by Tunesian man, wrapped around his waist, and putting some things like pipes or purses between the layers.

Silk weaving was very popuar in Tunesia over hunderts of years. Now only a few weavers still exist, specially in the medina of Tunis.

Around 1970

Handwoven, Silk % cotton

Lenght 300 cm

Width 35 cm

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Additional information

Weight 0.5 kg