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Tent (ak ôy)
Tent (ak ôy)
Date:
late 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood, Cane, Iron, Leather, Wool, Goat Hair, Cotton; Felt
Dimensions:
156 x 180 x 180 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Turkmen, Ersari Tribe (?)
Provenance:

Jay Jones, 2630 Castro Valley Boulevard, Hayward, California

Accession Number:
1982.130.1-13
Acquisition Date:
1983-01-06
Credit Line:

The Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Collection
Gift of Caroline and H. McCoy Jones

Exhibition History:

Tent and Town, deYoung, 11/20/1982 - 02/06/1983

.1 - Roof wheel, double rim enclosing a central cross, 2 groups of 10 curved poles bound together with leather
.2.1-59 - Roof struts --fifty-nine
.3.1-4 - Wall lattices, accordian-jointed - four
.4 - Door frame, wood and wrought iron, wood jambs - WARE001F001
.5.1-2 - Upper and lower door crossbars, wood with five holes (upper) and four sockets (lower)
.6.1-2 - Right and left entrance doors
.7 - Ram's kkull
.8.1-2 - Cane screens for exterior - two
.9.1-2 - Roof felts, semi-circular, lined with white canvas and red cotton - two
.10.1-4 - Wall felts, lined with white canvas and red cotton - four
.11 - Tent band, wool with red and black center stripe, black, red, brown outer stripe; large
.12.1-12 - Tent bands, various colors and designs, small - twelve
.13 - Cord ties, many dark brown goat hair tie cords.

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