Women's Headgear (Kalpushak)

UnknownLate 19th – early 20th century

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Jerusalem, Israel



  • Title: Women's Headgear (Kalpushak)
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: Late 19th – early 20th century
  • Location Created: Bukhara, Uzbekistan
  • Physical Dimensions: H: 102; Diam: 18 cm
  • Provenance: Gift of Yossi Ben-Arzi, Ramat-Gan, in memory of Dora Gad Ben-Arzi and Major-General Ephraim Ben-Ar
  • Type: Headcover
  • Photographer: (C) Mauro Magliani
  • Medium: Embroidered silk, braided silk-thread ribbon, silk cords (imitation hair), gilt silver and coral pendants

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