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Kirgiz Loom – 2” x 2” - Chinese Turkestan

Kirgiz Loom Miniature

©2007-2017 Susan Thiele

Location: China, Karakoram Mtns.
Image size: 2” x 2”

At 15,000’, we passed the stone hut of a Kirgiz family. After having tea from an old kettle, the older daughter sat down on her outdoor felt carpet and continued weaving an extremely long tapestry on her backstrap loom.