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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

  • Southe Eastern Anatolia Marash Elbistan tribal grain bag - Chuval all wool with original side strap. Circa 1920 -1930 Size : 43" ... read more
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  • Afshar main rug,wool on cotton foundation, full pile, traditional designs with fine weave very saturated colors, it looks like Qashkai wool and ... read more
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  • Baluch Mishwani main rug, made in two pieces. Has traditional Baluch silky wool with great natural colors, asymmetrically knotted open to left ... read more
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  • Central Asia Upper Amu Darya region Turkmen rug. No repairs. Circa 1900 Size: 65" x 140" - 165cm x 357cm.
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  • Kirgiz leather tribal panths. Both side fine silk embroidery with traditional talismanic designs. Circa : second half of 19th cent.
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  • Balkan - possibly Ipiros textile panels silk cord hemmed to hand loomed wool tarde cloth. Some moth damage on them. Freezed and ... read more
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  • Tajikistan soft Shoi Ikat Chapan. Lined with printed Russian cotton and faced adras ikat. Indigo dyed lining inside of arms. a small ... read more
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  • Turkey – Trace – Constaniople, silk and metallic antique Christian embroidery. Continental cross stitch embroidery on most probably linen. It is the ... read more
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  • Kirgiz ceremonial trapping, silk embroidery on velvet, little wears on embroidery. Printed cotton backing. Cica: 1920-1930 Size : 32" x 28" - ... read more
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  • Turkmensahra Kelat-i Nadiri Turkmen tribal silk shirt. Separate hand loomed silk pieces joined together. Even back side put together with 6-7 ... read more
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  • Kirgiz tent hanging - mirror cover, wool trade cloth patchwork with printed cotton backing. Silk tassels on all sides. Circa 1900 - ... read more
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  • Western Anatolia - Aydin - Tire Hemp and goat hair minimalist kilim, Black lines are goat hair. Braided ends. Size: 113" x ... read more
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  • Ersary Turkmen asmalyk - yurt hanging. silk - cotton - wool square pieces put together with fabric tassels. decorated with coins and ... read more
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  • Tajikistan Khan Alas silk ikat chapan. Russian printed cotton lining. Circa 1900. Size: Arm to arm; 80" - 205 cm, Height; 56" ... read more
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  • Iran - Veramin tribal kilim with Camel hair. Natural colors from vegetable dyes. Fine weave and great condition. Circa 1900. Size : ... read more
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  • Central Asia - Tajikistan tribal heavy duty kilim, coarse weave with high altitude wool and natural colors. Minor repairs in some places. ... read more
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  • Kurdish complete Jaff camel bag. North West of Iran, full pile and condition. There is fuchsine dye in it, as you can ... read more
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  • Anatolian Karapinar Turkmen tribal rug, 1900-1920. soft shiny angora mix fine wool which feels like lamb's wool, great innocent drawing with ... read more
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  • Kirgiz tribal yurt hanging. Applique embroidery on velvet with silk tassels. Circa 1900 or earlier. size: 80" x 6" and 7" long ... read more
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  • Turkmen Chodor antique tribal hat, silk embroidery with traditional Chodor designs. circa 1900 - Size- 7" in diameter - 5.1/2" tall.
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  • Turkmenistan - yomud Tribal horse blanket. Very fine warp faced weave with fine wool and natural colors and traditional designs. Covered with ... read more
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  • South Eastern Anatolia Gaziantep - Kurdish yastik- antique pillow cover. very fine high altitude wool with natural colors. circa 1900 - 1920 ... read more
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  • Kirgiz ceremonial horse blanket, silk and wool embroidery on hand loomed cotton. Corroded reds are wool. Printed cotton backing. Circa 1900 - ... read more
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  • North Iran, Kurdish tribal main kilim, some browns are camel hair. Very good condition. Circa - second half of 19th. Size- 114" ... read more
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  • Turkmen Tekke large size chuval, very fine pile and flat weave with great all natural colors. Ivory plain back side with good ... read more
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  • Shahsavan Mafrash kilim end panels, they are much wider then usual sizes. Saturated colors. Circa late 19th cent. Size of each: 23" ... read more
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  • Turkmen Chodor chapan's front complete collar. Great condition with very fine chain stitch embroidery. Original adras Ikat on the back/ Size: 102" ... read more
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  • Small Heriz sampler. Great condition and colors. Size: 13.5" x 17" - 35 cm x 43 cm.
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  • Persian - Qajar imperial bokhcha shape bag. Fine silver metallic embroidery on velvet. Lined with silk. circa - 19th cent. Size :9" ... read more
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  • Qashqai blanket. Woven two separate pieces and joined together. With wool wish tassels all around. Very fine wool and great colors. Circa ... read more
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  • Turkmenistan, Tribal wedding camel trapping. Still carrying all talismanic belongings. Size: 75" x 51" - 190 cm x 130 cm.
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  • Iran Azerbaijan extreme fine glass beads embroidery with a rug design. Tiny few areas missing beads. Sewn on a silk fabric, ready ... read more
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  • Southwest Persian Large size Afshar sofreh- All wool with very strong weaving. size: 70 " x 70" - 177 cm x ... read more
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  • Turkmen Yomud felt Saddle cover. Natural colors Circa 1920 Size : 33" x 38"
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  • Turkmen Upper Amuderya tent band, wool, extra weft weave. Size: 16" x 29.5" - 16cm x 9 meters.
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  • Uzbekistan Bokhara Woman silk adras ikat shirt. Circa 1900 or earlier. Size : Arm to arm - 77" and 47" tall. ... read more

  • Turkmen Yomud tent band. Original condition. All saturated natural colors. Size; 13 inch by 49 feet - 35cm x 15 meters. Circa ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan – Bokhara antique Silk adras Ikat chapan. Saturated yellow and light cocheneal colors are used in a harmony. Lined with printed ... read more

  • Anatolian Dazkiri small square mat. All thick heavy silky wool pile with natural colors. It may even be made as a "vagireh" ... read more
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  • Northern Iran - Mazanderan extra weft Kilim, woven in two pieces and joined. Natural colors with traditional designs. Very soft wool and ... read more
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  • Central Asia - Kirgiz Yurt inner decoration felt. Size: 25 inch x 23 feet -64cm x 7 meters.
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  • iran Shshsavan area Kilim, one end restored with couple small holes. Size: 90" x 54"
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  • Turkmen hand carved whip. Size: Wood part 11.5" - 29cm long, Leather part 21” – 53cm.
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  • Turkmen felt horse blanket. In very good condition. Size: 86" x 57".
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  • Ottomasn Textile. Silk fine chain stitch embroidery. Little wear in center blossoming flower. Circa 1900's. Size: 19" x 70" - 48cm x
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  • Anatolian - East Turkey - Tokat block print quilted child blanket. Decorated with hyacinth bucket flowers in the form an " Apsis" ... read more
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  • Turkmen main rug from Upper Amudarya-Red Desert. Some areas low pile, fairly in good condition. Size: 60" x 105" - 154cm x ... read more
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  • Central Asian Uzbekistan Kungrat wool tent trapping /band. All natural dyes 6" x 250" - 15cm x 637cm.
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