Tassels and Tinsel, Smugglers’ Market , Peshawar,Pakistan

Medallions, tassels  and tinsel , at Peshawar’s “Smugglers’ Market”. This is a market area located on the western side of Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunwala near the  Khyber Tribal District which in turn borders  Afghanistan. The market was established in 1985 has more than 4,500 shops, owned by Pashtun traders. The people in Peshawar usually visit these markets because the prices of commodities in the shops are less than in other commercial parts of Peshawar. This market gets a huge amount of  contraband from smugglers. In the teeming smugglers’ market  on the margins of Peshawar you can find anything from narcotics , guns to household items ,  bangles and ribbons as well as gold jewellery. Narcotics and guns are easily available , no questions dare to be asked.




Prints : Available as Giclee print on finest quality paper or  canvas. International shipment

Sizes available: 8 x 12″(203 x 305 mm); 12 x 16″(305 x 410mm); 18 x 24″(457 x 610 mm); 24 x 32″ (610 x 813mm)

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