Married Women's Headgear (Karkush)

UnknownEarly 20th century

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Jerusalem, Israel



  • Title: Married Women's Headgear (Karkush)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: Early 20th century
  • Location Created: Sana'a, Yemen
  • Physical Dimensions: L: 56; W: 56 cm
  • Provenance: Gift of Yossef M. Khakshouri, Zurich
  • Type: Headcover
  • Photographer: (C) Mauro Magliani
  • Medium: Silk and velvet, gilt silver chains and pendants

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