0

Your Cart is Empty

Turquoise Art – The Blue Veil of Ladakh

September 23, 2013 1 min read

Turquoise Art - The Blue Veil of Ladakh

An unusual Museum Quality Perak headdress from the Purang / Burang region.

Authentic heirloom peraks are extreme,y rare now and among Peraks Purang Peraks are the rarest to find.

The large silver plate that sits on the crown of the head is also found in peraks from nearby Chanthang.

This piece is extraordinary on account of the amber lines along the hood.

Click on the image to see detailed images of the this Perak (asset AJH-484) from the wovensouls collection

jm
Sep 2013

The post Turquoise Art – The Blue Veil of Ladakh appeared first on The Art Blog by WOVENSOULS.COM.



Also in Wovensouls Blog on Textile Art, Ethnic Jewelry, Folk Paintings & Manuscripts

Himalayan Art – Crowns of the Buddhist Priests

January 06, 2022 2 min read

A decade ago I witnessed the Losar ceremonies over 3 days in Lingdum monastery in Sikkim. Witnessing the head priest leading the group of monks and young novitiates through the … Continue reading
The Circle of Life ~ Antique Kantha Motif

January 04, 2022 1 min read

CIRCLE OF LIFE Welcoming a new cycle … A fresh year, a clean slate ….a new beginning. Let’s move on, let’s leave behind the old, let’s make more memories, let’s … Continue reading
Season’s Greetings

December 22, 2021 1 min read

Wishing you a thousand desires… …. and the fulfillment of many! *** jaina mishra wovensouls.com