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Woman with falcon, Turkmenistan

Lady falconer from Turkmenistan, Central Asia Turkmenistan was one of 50 countries which attended the II Festival of Falconry in Theale, Berkshire. Many falconers dressed in their traditional costume.

A girl in her traditional costume from Turkmenistan

turkmen girl, turkmenistan costume ethnic jewellery and gorgeous eyebrows!


“They were all Turcomans, the ladies in red chintz covered with flowers, the men in plain red or more rarely in gorgeous multi-coloured silks woven lightning zigzags.”- Robert Byron in The Road to Oxiana