WW1 TURKISH P.O.W. BEAD-WORK SNAKE

WW1 TURKISH P.O.W. BEAD-WORK SNAKE

£185.00

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Description

An excellent example of a Turkish P.O.W.’s bead work, in the form of a snake.
Excellent (as is common) bead work, using multi-coloured beads, to decorate the snakes body.
Approx. 75 cms. in length excluding the hand carry strap.
One or two beads here and their now broken free (but you have to look to find them).
Supper item and piece of P.O.W. ‘pass-time’ art work.
(Snakes and small ladies hand held purse’s seem to have been the favoured for of art work of this type).