Heavily embroidered, green and grey square synthetic cloth sash, belbog, for a circumcision (sunnat) suit. A black embroidered double border contains floral and abstract motifs in pink and black, between the inner and outer borders. Within the area enclosed by the border, flowers are embroidered in orange, red, pink, purple and black.
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stopper (containers); cosmetic container (personal adornment)
sword (weapons: edged); sword sheath (sheath (weapons: accessories))
stoppers (container components)
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