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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. OLD TOWN Kucukayasofya - FATIH -ISTANBUL

  • 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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  • Khamseh - Arab good size bag face - Garden design. deep saturated colors, silky wool pile, couple little old moth nibbles and ... 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Iran Komo sofreh, wool on cotton, natural colors.. Circa 1920- 30. Size: 45" x 42" - 115 cm x 106 cm
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  • Cenral Asia - middle Amu Darya Ikat design Julkur rug - so called " Bear skin". Good colors, Circa : 1900 ... 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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  • Iran Shahsavan Jajaim kilim. Circa late 19th - size 82" x 67" - 208 cm x 168 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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  • 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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  • Turkmen Bokhche wool fabric applique on felt.Some wool fabric repairs. Circa 1900.. Size : 17" x 17" - 8" long tassels
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  • Iran Yazd silk ikat. traditional tree design. Great condition with silk facing. hanging silk loops are still on. Circa 1900-1920. Size : ... read more
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  • Bokhara Joynamaz. Silk embroidery on dyed karboz / hand loomed cotton. Saturated natural colors. Size: 31" x 51" -79 cm x 130
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  • Afshar bag complete, great colors and condition. size: 16" x 13" -- 41 xm x 33 cm
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  • Turkmen Ersary torba fragment. very small area restored on top, can beseen on back side image. great natural colors. circa late 19th. ... read more
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  • East Anatolian Kurdish main rug. Wool and cotton spun warps cotton and wool wefts circa 1900 or earlier.
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  • Saryk Turkmen Chuval - deep purple background with not stiff guls., still has pile.great condition. size : 54" x 38" - 138 ... read more
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  • South Persia, Qashkai tribal migration bedding bag. All wool with mostly natural colors and with leather straps. Circa 1920 -1930. Size : ... read more
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  • Konya Karapinar tribal rug, natural wool, Camel hair and angora flilk all there are mixed here. Circa 1920- 1930 - size : ... read more
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  • Qashqai rug with natural colors. Size: 41" x 76" - 105 cm x 193 cm.
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  • Uzbekistan- Woman's silk Ikat shirt - kurta Lined with hand loomed very fine plain cotton so that it should not be heavy. ... read more
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