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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.

  • 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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  • Pakistan - Kohistan - Swat Valley embroidered pillow cover. Embroidery in satin and running stitch using mostly red silk floss thread on ... read more
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  • Persia - Isfahan antique block print with natural colors. Printed cotton baking. Size - 40" x 32" - 102 cm x 81 cm. ... read more
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  • Kohistan - Swat Valley embroidered pillow cover. Embroidery in satin and running stitch using mostly red silk floss thread on a cotton ... read more
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  • North Pakistan Swat valley floss silk embroidered pillow cover with backing. circa 1930s size - 26" by 14.5" - 66 cm x ... read more
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  • Pakistan Swat valley floss silk embroidered pillow cover with backing. circa 1930 -40s. size : 32" x 15" - 81 cm x ... read more
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  • Turkmen tekke pile band chuval face, fine Tekke weave with natural colors, couple little wears/ folded sides. Circa 1900 or earlier. size ... read more
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  • Turkmenistan - Yomud natural brown felt winter ceremonial horse blanket. double needle cross wool embroidery on felt. circa 1900. Size 92" x ... read more
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  • Central Anatolia - tribal turkmen kilim from Taurus Mountains. good condition/. very minor small repair with good colors. Size: 116" x 59" ... read more
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  • Afshar Travel bag with orignal locking loops. dated Islamic calender 1337 - turned over century. size: 30" x 25" - 76 cm ... read more
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  • Central Asia Turkmenistan tribal ceremonial tall hat - possibly Ersary. Silk embroidery on trade wool cloth, lined with hand loomed cotton. It ... read more
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  • South Eastern Anatolia- Tribal fine sumak woven grain or clothing bag. Natural colors and never turned in to a chuval. Used as ... read more
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  • Anatolian – Karapinar Taurus mountains, Tulu rug with mixture of Angora wool. It must have 40-50 % angora wool in it as ... read more
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  • Anatolian Konya – Karapinar Turkmen tulu type of all wool rug. Made of all natural high altitude wool and traditional step prayer ... read more
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  • Turkmen - Yomud Kilim, recycled from tent bend fragments. Saturated colors. Circa 1900 or earlier, size : 55" x 38.5" - ... read more
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  • Turkmensahra - Yomud torba, original braided hair straps on the side with some patina and good condition. plane weave backing. Circa 1900-1920/ ... read more
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  • Eastern Turkey Kurdish palas - warp faced woven panel kilim. saturated natural colors. a tiny size of a dime hole retored. Circa ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan - Kungrat wall hanging / Mirror cover. Silk embroidery on wool trade cloth. abstract motifs of Lakai/ Kungrat tribes. circa 1900 ... read more
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  • Kirgiz Talismanic wall hanging - Mirror cover. made with wool trade cloth and leathers with silk border stitching. One of the ... read more
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  • Anatolian - Antioch Turkmen wooden utensil holder. Whites are cotton and mixed with wool at some parts. Second half of 19th cent. ... read more
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  • chinese minority child’s apron, pieced out of various natural indigo dyed canvas like cotton fabrics. Tiny transparent wires wrapped and embroidered with ... read more
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  • kyrgyz – Tribal Felt yurt ok bash. Great tribal central Asian Yurt / Yurta tent pole holder protection bags for migration. It ... read more
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  • Iran - Fars province - Jirof tribal chuval, natural brown -ivory wool. it has cotton strings ending with animal bones to tie ... read more
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  • South Eastern Turkey- Malatya Kurdish Chuval, both side extra weft weave with original strap. Good condition. Circa 1920-1930 size : 42" ... read more
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  • Anatolian Eastern Taurus mountains, Turkmen chucal, sumak weave great colors. strap most probably replaced on the way. It is not cut on ... read more
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  • Turkmen Yomud tribal kilim chuval with original backing and side strap, Circa 1900 size : 43" x 31" - 110 cm x ... read more
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  • Caucasus bedding bag missing end panels, saturated natural dyes with very fine weave and bold motifs. Circa 1900 or earlier - size: ... read more
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  • Iran Komo sofreh, wool on cotton, natural colors.. Circa 1920- 30. Size: 45" x 42" - 115 cm x 106 cm
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  • Uzbek Julkur ikat design rug, very small prof. restorations. Four panels, Size: 47" x 126" - 120 cm x 302 cm.
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  • Turkmen ceremonial camel trapping. Most probably Ersary tribe, in great condition. Circa 1900 or earlier. Size: 77" by 80" - 196 cm ... read more
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  • Azerbaijan, Iran - Shahsevan kilim. traditional designs and natural colors. Great condition. Circa 1900. Size: 56" x 86"- 142 cm x 219 ... read more
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  • Shahsavan reverse sumak mafrash end panel with great patina and natural colors. Size: 17" x 15" - 43 cm x 38 cm.
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  • Iran Shahsavan Jajaim kilim. Circa late 19th - size 82" x 67" - 208 cm x 168 cm.
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  • Qashkai large tribal antique kilim with natural colors and great condition. Size: 98" x 58" -- 248 cm x 148 cm
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  • West Anatolian Manisa Kula rug. All wool natural colors. No repairs, good condition. Circa 1900 Size: 37" x 52" -94 cm x ... read more
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  • Shahsavan Reverse sumak mafrash end panel with great patina and natural colors. size : 18" x 15" - 46cm x 38 cm
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  • Bijar sumak weave chanteh. Minor wear on lowwer border and repair on back side..size: 10" x 9.5" - 26 cm x 24
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  • Kurdish senne Sampler, sigle wefted. full pile, cotton foundation. Red looks bright in photos , it is not in as bad as ... read more
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  • Eastern Turkey - Gaziantep pillow case with backing. Possibly Kurdish origine. Light cochineal color background. Circa 1920- 30s. Full pile, great condition. ... read more
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  • Turkmen Goklan torba.. Cotton Wefts, traditional saturated colors and motifs with tight weave. Circa 1920s. Size : 37" - 16" - ... read more
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  • Caucasian large size kilim. Size: 7' x 11' 2" - 216 cm x 342 cm.
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  • Uzbekistan Lakay fragment. Chain stitch fine embroidery from Shahrisebz. Late 19th century. Size of each panel is 48" - 121 cm long ... read more
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  • Azerbaijan Shahsavan kilim with saturated colors. Minor good repairs. Size 47” x 134” -120 cm x 340 cm.
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  • Uzbekistan - Lakai silk cross stitch embroidered small bag. Might be a mirror bag. Block printed backing worn out that indicates the ... read more
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  • Baluch tribal all wool panel- Very strongly woven and can take very heavy traffic. Natural colors. Circa 1900 - size : 72" ... read more
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  • Turkmen Bokhche wool fabric applique on felt.Some wool fabric repairs. Circa 1900.. Size : 17" x 17" - 8" long tassels
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