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Salor wedding procession with multiple palanquins (kejebe) 1884
Wedding palanquin in Turkmenistan Photographer: Hudaibergen Divonov 1924
Yomut wedding palanquin (kejebe) circa 1930 - 1950
Yomut palanquin (kejebe) atop horse cart in Turkmenistan circa 1950
Camel trappings (düýe başlyq) Yomut peoplecirca 1930 - 1950
Turkmen bride seated on patchwork 2008
This late nineteenth-century photograph depicts a Turkmen wedding procession, replete with palanquin-covered camels and an armed guard, a precaution against possible raids by robbers or rival tribes.