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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.

  • 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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  • 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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  • Kurdish ceremonial vest from northern Iraq. Silk + wool flat weave and metallic + silk tassels. All natural colors. Circa - 1900 ... 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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  • 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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  • Shahsavan tribal Jajim kilim. All wool, warp-faced weave in one foot panels with high altitude wool. Size: 73" x 57" - 185 ... read more
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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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  • Shahsavan kilim. Wool on cotton. All natural dyes. Size: 47" x 117" - 120cm x 297cm.
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  • Uzbekistan Shehri Sabz, 2 Lakai silk cross stitch dress collar. Size: 42" long - almost 3" wide
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  • Turkmen Yomud ceremonial Camel knee pads. Broadcloth and wool -silk fabric tassels. Size: 10" x 9" - 9" long tassels.
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  • North West Iran Heriz area, Ends and selvedges restored. Some areas over casted in the field. Size: 7' x 10' 9" - ... 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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  • Southern Persia Qashkai - camel trapping, decorated with trade glass beads and cowry shells. minor repairs with shells. Circa" late 19th. size: ... read more
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  • Kirgiz Mirror cover, silk embroidery with silk tassels. Traditional Kirgiz designs with great colors. Size: 21" x 20". Circa : 1900s.
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  • Isfahan block print. The revenge of mukhtar". Size: 4" x 6.5" - 120cm x 200cm.
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  • Qashkai tribal kilim migration cargo bag end panel. all wool with natural colors. Circa :1920s size 39" x 18" - 99 cm ... read more
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  • Anatolia - Tokat Traditional hand loomed block printed cotton fabric. Size 34" x 34" - Circa 1920 -1930s.
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  • Turkmen Yomud felt Saddle cover. Natural colors Circa 1920 Size : 33" x 38"
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  • Uzbekistan silk Adras Ikat Women's shirt. Fairly in great condition. Circa late 19th cent. Size: arm to arm 79" long - 47 ... read more
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  • Turkmen Ersari embroidery fragment. Silk embroidery on wool. Size: 16cm x 67cm - 6" x 26".
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  • Turkmen Saryk trapping - hanging - whites are cotton and light yellow is silk. Circa 1920s. Size: 23" long 4" wide- 12" ... read more
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