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Tribal textiles, ethnographic ornaments and objects of art. Traveling on the exotic crossroads of the SILK ROAD, Middle East and greater Anatolia for tribal rugs, textiles and other objects of art. Sharing what I have been gathering of all types of art has been wonderful.

  • Central Asia - Turkmen Chodor cuffs. Fine silk embroidery on wool trade cloth. traditional chodor motifs with naturla dyes, great condition. Circa ... read more
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  • Veramin area double bag - very saturated colors and extreme tight weave with soft wool. great conddition. Circa 1900.. size: 58" x ... read more
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  • Baktiari tribal Spindel or wooden utensil bag. wool and cotton weave with pile bottom to protect itself. Goat hair side wrapping. Size: ... read more
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  • Turkmen Ersary all wool ikat design torba fragment. Circa - 1900 or earlier size : 30" x 13" - 76 cm x ... read more
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  • Shahsavan Heris region, wool on cotton pile bedding bag side panel. Mostlt natural colors, Circa 1920-1930s - size: 44" x 17" -- ... read more
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  • Luri Qashkai pile bag face. natural saturated colors with full pile. Circa 1900 or earlier Size: 27.5" 25.1/4" x 70 cm x ... read more
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  • Turkmen Chodor tribal ceremonial silk emrboidery hat. lined with printed cotton and quilted inside, silk embroidered trim with great condition. saturated natural ... read more
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  • North west of Iran - Shahsavan cotton Jajim. all natural dyes with greta condition, soft handle with great color combination. Size 79" ... read more
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  • Central Asian - Turkmen ceremonial Camel trapping. made from broadcloth decorated with glass buttons, bird of pray feathers and other talismanic objects. ... read more
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  • Anatolia Karapinar Turkmen thick pile rug. Angora and fine wool mixed. circa 1920s or earlier. Size : 74" x 28" - 188 ... read more
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  • Afghanistan Ersary - pile ceremonial band. Tightly woven with open to right asymmetrical knots. a sub-tribe of Ersary Turkmen. Saturated natural colors. ... read more
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  • Afshar - Tribal wool sofreh. woven on cotton foundation and has a good patina. Size: 41" x 36" - 104 cm x ... read more
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  • Shahsavan Jajim antique bedding pile cover. Saturated natural colors in great condition without any problem.Circa late 19 th. Size: 73" x 71" ... read more
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  • South Eastern Turkey - Kurdish ethnic baby carrier - Barzuk- Barzum. All wool warp-face weave with long wool tassels. They have extra ... read more
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  • Afghanistan Baluch tribal animal pile ceremonial trapping, all natural colors with thick wool tassels. Washed and frozen. Circa 1900 , Pile part ... read more
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  • Turkmen Yomud silk embroidered on broadcloth, ceremonial camel knee pads. The one on left side has embroidry repirs - done very well ... read more
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  • Shahsavan Miyaneh bedding bag kilim weave side panel. Saturated natural colors with "so Called" military green color. Couple minor repair touches. Great ... read more
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  • Kurdish Bag face with good pile and natural colors Circa 1900 - Size : 24" x 26"-- 66 cm x 61 cm ... read more
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  • Turkmen Yomud Torba. moinor old moth damage on the border as seen on images. Still has original backing and full pile. circa ... read more
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  • Heris Smaplers - circa 1900 or earlier - Size : 20" x 7.5" - 16" x 7" // 48 cm x 19 ... read more
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  • Baluch Balisth. Great silky wool and soft handle. Size: 20" x 31.5" - 51 cm x 80 cm.
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  • Central Asia - Amudarya river tribal woven 4 panels joined wool rug, natural dyes and still has pile at most places, lower ... read more
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  • Anatolian Turkmen rug from Taurus mountains of Karapinar area. Tradition survives with their family sign "Gul" in the center. Fine wool mixed ... read more
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  • Kirgiz Ok- bash, wool embroidery on cotton over felt. Animal hair tassels Circa 1920 -30s size: 23" x 12" - 10-12" long tassels ... read more
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  • Persian - Pictoral Shah Abbas hanging rug, wool on cotton, date reads 1318 - over 110 years old. 9" by 8" - ... read more
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  • Persia Kurdish extreme fine woven mini double bag. hard to imagine such fine warp faced weaving can exist. Amazing saturated natural colors. ... read more
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  • Chinese antique small rug. some wears but still has agood pile at most places. Size : 53" x 34" - 134 cm ... read more
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  • Anatolia - Konya tribal silky soft wool-angora mixture woven rug. There is tip fading in lighter lilak color, magenta looks fine alonge ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan Bokhara silk cross stitch embroidered belt, backing ikat has replaced with an old one. natural colors, no wool corrosion. circa 1900 ... read more
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  • Afghanistan metallic embroidered and velvet religious madrasa hat. Velvet part used to have a turban wrapping. circa : 1920-1930s - size: 7" ... read more
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  • Western Anatolia - Bergama - Balikesir tribal sofreh. all wool, Red is madder and it is not hot at all as it ... read more
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  • Afshar large size bag face - Garden design. Saturated colors silky pile, couple little old moth damage and small corner wear.(can be ... read more
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  • Turkmen Tekke wedding rug, very small area in center repaired very professionaly. It has deep saturated colors. Silk highlights on borders. Circa: ... read more
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  • Anatolia Balikesit Turkmen very finely woven stipe mkilim. All wool. Almost all natural colors besides a lighter red. couple tiny wears in ... read more
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  • Anatolia Istanbul Ottoaman talismanic Bokhca. silk couching embroidery on fine cotton. talismanic verses emrboidered as borders. Great colors and condition. minor tiny ... read more
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  • Anatolia Konya Karapinar tulu type of rug, all natural wool mixed with some angora. Heavy for its size, thick pile. Circa early ... read more
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  • Luri – Qashqai - Sofreh. All wool with natural colors. Size : 31.5" x 36" - 80 cm x ... read more
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  • Iran Tashe - grain bag all wool natural colors. Minor repairs on lower guard border minor holes restored in kilim part. Size ... read more
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  • Turkmen Tekke Ak Chuval fragment. Circa late 19th century. Size: 7.8" x 33.4" - 20 cm x 85 cm.
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  • Turkmen s group both side embroidery ceremonial band. Fine silk embroidery with natural colors. Size : 130" long little les than 3" ... read more
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  • Afshar bag. Great colors and soft silky wool. Size: 21" x 28" - 53 cm x 71 cm.
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  • Georgia - extra weft brocade ethnic kilim. All wool mostly good colors. coul be Armanian weave or Georgian. Woven in 3 panels ... read more
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  • Caucasian - Shirwan kilim bag. natural colors in good condition. Little part folded inside and turned into a pillow cover. Circa 1900 ... read more
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  • Afshar tribal rug with national Lion figures in the field. Great saturated natural colors. Small area old wool repairs on the red ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan Lakai - Kungrat tribal wall hanging. silk embroidery on fine cotton with dyed cotton tassles. Circa 1900 or ealier. size : ... read more
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  • Tajikistan - Lakai silk embroidery ceremonial horse cover. Plane red and white cotton backing. mostly natural colors. circa 1930s Size : 55" ... read more
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  • Konya Karapinar rug fragment. Half of a inherited shared rug. Great wool and colors. Circa mid 19th. century size : 72" x ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan Lakai silk embroidered belt. Size: 3" x 45" - 7.5 cm x 114 cm.
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