JESTAK Simulacrum of Deity, carved with two horse and ram heads

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JESTAK

Simulacrum of Deity, carved with

two horse and ram heads

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Kalasha.

Chitral, Pakistan. Coll. P. Graziosi, 1955-60

Florence, Museo Etnologia & Antropologia

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Jestak, simulacro di divinita’, intagliato in legno con due teste di cavallo e di ariete.

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Dhyangro Handle no 26, detail, coming soon

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MASK OF THE DAY

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Dhyangro Handle no 4. Detail.

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Alti Sentieri d’Asia vita, cultura e miti dei Popoli dell’Hindu Kush

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FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 – 2017

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vita, cultura e miti dei Popoli dell’Hindu Kush

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Paolo Graziosi, Gabriele Romiti, Piero Morandi Collections

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Kundurik, Funerary Statue of Ancestor on his throne, Kalash.

Chitral, Pakistan.  

Graziosi Collection 1955-60

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Simulacrum of Deity, carved with two Horse and Ram Heads. Kalash.

Chitral, Pakistan.  Graziosi Collection 1955-60 https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-paolo-graziosi/

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Equestrian Statue, Memorial of an Illustrious Defunct.

Kalash. Chitral, Pakistan.  Graziosi Collection 1955-60

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Kundurik, Funerary Statue of Ancestor on his Throne, Kalash.

Chitral, Pakistan.  Graziosi Collection 1955-60

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Graziosi, Romiti, Morandi collections.

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Wooden Column, carved with Anthropomorphic Figures.

Nuristan. Romiti Collection, 1970.

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Bronze and Iron Dagger Hilts.

Kati, Bumburet, Chitral, Pakistan. Coll. Piero Morandi 1969

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Funerary Statue, Wood of Cedrus Deodara.  Kalash. Chitral, Pakistan.

 Graziosi Collection 1955-60

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Sculptures representing two opposing Rams Heads, architectural elements of the Jestak-han, the temple of the goddess Jestak. Kalash. Chitral, Pakistan.  

Graziosi Collection 1955-60

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Funerary Statue, wood of Cedrus Deodara.  Kalash. Chitral, Pakistan.

 Graziosi Collection 1955-60

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Funerary Statue, Wood of Cedrus Deodara.  Kalash. Chitral, Pakistan.

 Graziosi Collection 1955-60

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Cheu, traditional Kalash female dress in sheep’s wool; Kupass typical female hat with cowries; Gringa: spiral shaped, silver female necklace; on hands: Shushtr: female front wool band with cowries and metal pendants; Kalun: red dyed, goat leather shoes. Kalash, Kati. Bumburet, Chitral, Pakistan.

Coll. Paolo Graziosi, Piero Morandi 1969.

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Chelik: wool children clothes with stripes; Kashong: brown wool, male headdress; Saweu: wicker tray. Kalash, Kati. Bumburet, Chitral, Pakistan. 

Coll. Paolo Graziosi 1955.

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Carved wooden house door with two stylized ram’s heads, symbol of social rank. Waigal. Nuristan, Afghanistan.

Coll. G. Romiti 1974

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Kundurik, funerary statue of ancestor on his throne, Kalash. Chitral, Pakistan.

 Graziosi Collection 1955-60

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