Vintage item, circa 1970’s
Size: 6″ / 15.5 cm / in diameter – 3″ / 7.5 cm / tall
UZBEKISTAN FARGANA VALLEY ANDIJON Ethnic woman’s glass beaded hat. Fargana Valley is the most traditional part of Uzbekistan where semi-tribal life still goes on. Glass beaded embroidery on velvet with motifs of flying butterflies which are the sign of happiness. They say out there, Happiness is like a butterfly, if you turn your attention to other things, they come and calmly sit on your shoulders. Black velvet trim with cotton lining. Perfect condition as if it was used on special days.