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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.

  • Indian wedding shawl fragment. silk emrbodiery on fine cotton. Plain fine cotton backing. Circa - 1900- 1920 size : 66" x 13" ... 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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  • Turkmen Chodor small bag for valuables. Chain stitch emrboidery neck with Ikat body.Lined with printed cotton. Circa 1920 -30s. Size : 9" ... read more
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  • Syrian - Aba- Woman's silk summer ceremonial overcoat.Fine silk and metallic embroidery on silk. Black silk lining. Circa 1900 - Size : ... read more
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  • Turkmen Chodor tribal ceremonial hat. silk emrboidery on quilted cotton, lined with plain and Russian printed cotton.Circa- 1920 -1930s size 7. 1/2" ... 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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  • Bakhtiari tribal rug with saturated colors. Circa 1900 - size - 76" x 55" - 193 cm x 140 cm.
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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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  • Central Asian – Uzbekistan Karakalpak rug. Central area low pile, small repairs. Still has a long life to go. Size: 65” x ... read more
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  • Chodor silk embroidered chapan fragment. Size: 4.5" x 30.5" - 12 cm x 78 cm.
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  • Uzbekistan - Bokhara both side velvet pouch with silk tassels. Circa 1900. Size: 3" x 2.5" 4"- 5" long tassels
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  • Turkmen Chodor tribal ceremonial hat. Fine silk embroidery with natural dyes. silk trim and cotton lining. traditional Chodor motifs. Circa 1900 -1920s ... 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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  • North Afghanistan Tribal Turkmen all wool kilim. Uzbeks, Tajiks and Turkmen live next to each other in this area. Woven with couple ... read more
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  • heriz main rug. Overall design with mustard background. good pile. Circa 1900. size: 142" x 100" - 360 cm x 255 cm
    price:  Reasonable

  • 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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  • Uzbekistan – Julkhur tribal, four-panel, all wool rug. Julkhur rugs are very unusual in their construction, made in a way that contributes ... read more
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  • West Uzbekistan Kungrat / Lakai woman's ceremonial felt belt. Wool embroidery on felt. saturated natural colors. Circa 1900 or earlier. Size: 4" ... 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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  • Great large Jaff full pile salt bag. All natural colors. Size: 17" x 31" - 43 cm x 80 cm.
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  • Iran - Fars province - Jirof tribal pair of chuvals. natural brown -ivory wool. it has cotton strings ending with animal bones ... read more
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  • Kirgizstan cut and patched felt. zoomorphic design. Light cochineal background and white cotton outlining. Small patch restoration on top right. It has ... 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 camel bag. North West of Iran. There is fuchsine dye in it, as you can see on the last image. ... read more
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  • Afghanistan - Baluch tribal salt bag. Both side fine weave with great saturated colors and long large traditional Baluch shelled tassels. Circa ... read more
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  • Iran - Qashkai tribal both side salt bag with saturated natural dyes. wool, goat hair and some cotton mixed weave. Side wrapping ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan Lakai - lakay embroidered kilim. Great condition with saturated natural dyes. Early second half of 19th cent. Size: 62" x 145" ... 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 ceremonial vest from northern Iraq. Silk + wool flat weave and metallic + silk tassels. All natural colors. Size: Arm to ... 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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  • Eastern Turkey Kurdish tribal tulu, In great condition. Circa late 19th cent. Size: 134"x 47" -- 340 cm x 120 cm
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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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  • Hungarian woman's vest, satin and buttonhole silk embroidery on sheepskin, very bottom black part is hand braided. They were made by master ... 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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  • Afshar large cargo bag, great condition and colors with original beads on it.
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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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  • North East of Iran- Kurdish kilim. All natural wool -brown and ivory. Strongly woven on brown natural wool and goat hair. Size: ... read more
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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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  • Shahsavan reverse sumac woven mafrash end panel. Very saturated natural colors. Good condition and brown looking colors are all deep purple. Circa ... read more
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