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Caftan (Coat) Covered with Syrian Silk Showing Senmurvs (Fabulous Monsters) 9th century Moshchevaya Balka Burial Ground Silk L 140 cm The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia Early medieval culture of the Adygo-Alanian tribes.

Caftan (Coat) Covered with Syrian Silk Showing Senmurvs (Fabulous Monsters) Silk, fur; L. 140 cm Early medieval culture of the Adygo-Alanian tribes. 9th century Moshchevaya Balka Burial Ground, North-western Caucasus, Karachayevo-Cherkessk Republic

Caftan Date: ca. 8th century A.D. Geography: Caucasus region Medium: Silk, linen, fur Accession Number: 1996.78.1

Male Headdress Designed like a Helmet and Covered with Sogdian Silk Silk, linen, wood, leather; H. 50 cm Early medieval culture of the Adygo-Alanian tribes. 8th-9th century Moshchevaya Balka Burial Ground, North-western Caucasus, Moshchevaya Balka (gorge), Karachayevo-Cherkessk Republic Russia Source of Entry: State Museum of Ethnography of Peoples of the USSR, Leningrad. 1935

10th to13th century, early medieval

Date: late 16th–early 17th century Culture: French Medium: Silk

Tassel Date: late 16th–early 17th century Culture: French Medium: Silk Dimensions: L. 5 1/2 inches 14.0 cm

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This coat is from the Moschevaya Balka finds of the 8-9th century (North Caucasus). They are identified as Alanic. It is in the Hermitage.

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