Biza Shalmashi

Biza Shalmashi

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"History Repeating" Apartment by Marcante-Testa (UdA Architects) | Yellowtrace

"History Repeating" Apartment by Marcante-Testa (UdA Architects) | Yellowtrace

A beautiful silver Iraqi Kurdish head ornament.  From Dagmara Haladaj's collection.

A beautiful silver Iraqi Kurdish head ornament. From Dagmara Haladaj's collection.

Two necklaces.  Kurdish, from Iraqi Kurdistan, ca. mid-20th century.  On exhibit in the Kurdish Textiles Museum, Erbil (northern Iraq).

Two necklaces. Kurdish, from Iraqi Kurdistan, ca. mid-20th century. On exhibit in the Kurdish Textiles Museum, Erbil (northern Iraq).

Pair of gold Kurdish earrings from Iranian Kurdistan.  Late 19th or early 20th century.

Pair of gold Kurdish earrings from Iranian Kurdistan. Late 19th or early 20th century.

Traditional bridal/festive headgear from the Urfa province. Upper part: silver ‘tepelik’ (hat cover) and plates in alpaka (nickel silver); side parts: small (partly gild) silver plates;  turquoise, chains, late-Ottoman silver & copper coins; imitation-hair in ‘ibrişim’ (thick black silk threads); decorative jewel on the back.  Recomposed with predominantly antique material (ca. 1900).  Used by both Kurds and Arabs.  (Inv.nr. ba$016 - Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).

Traditional bridal/festive headgear from the Urfa province. Upper part: silver ‘tepelik’ (hat cover) and plates in alpaka (nickel silver); side parts: small (partly gild) silver plates; turquoise, chains, late-Ottoman silver & copper coins; imitation-hair in ‘ibrişim’ (thick black silk threads); decorative jewel on the back. Recomposed with predominantly antique material (ca. 1900). Used by both Kurds and Arabs. (Inv.nr. ba$016 - Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).

Amulet necklace for a young girl.  Kurdish, from Suleymaniye (northern Iraq)…

Amulet necklace for a young girl. Kurdish, from Suleymaniye (northern Iraq)…

lemon cream tart with strawberry sauce, pistachios  meringue.

lemon cream tart with strawberry sauce, pistachios meringue.

A torque with amuletic pendants. Kurdish, probably from northern Iraq, ca. 1900…

A torque with amuletic pendants. Kurdish, probably from northern Iraq, ca. 1900…

دهل وسرنا

دهل وسرنا

This is a forehead or turban ornament, likely from Iranian Kurdistan. With a band of interlocking flattened links, from which are suspended many coins. The coins are 1950s Iranian 1 Rials. ➡ http://ethnicjewels.ning.com/m/photo?id=5416612%3APhoto%3A402510&context=latest

This is a forehead or turban ornament, likely from Iranian Kurdistan. With a band of interlocking flattened links, from which are suspended many coins. The coins are 1950s Iranian 1 Rials. ➡ http://ethnicjewels.ning.com/m/photo?id=5416612%3APhoto%3A402510&context=latest