Kandit or Kambot

Silk Turban Pre-1938

London Co-curation workshop (November 12, 2023:

Called people of the current - (13 tribes). This item is used by a warrior. One can identify the leader/warrior by the type of head scarf worn.

This may have been an award from the Sultan as the length of the piece ( 7 metres) is rare and shows it was owned by a VIP.
If someone was going to war with this, it is used ti protect the head and the waist. But it can also be used as a bandage for wounds in war.

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