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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.

  • 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 white chirpy collar. 4.5" x 53" - 11cm x 135cm.
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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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  • Baluch prayer rug. Camel hair and natural colors. Circa 1920's. Size : 30" x 49" - 76cm x 124cm.
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  • Uzbekistan - Russian roller print cotton fragment. Circa 1920's. Size: 19" x 33" - 49cm x 84cm.
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  • Turkmen Yomud winter felt horse blanket. Wool embroidery with natural dyes. Circa 1900. Size: 51" x 65" - 131cm x 166cm.
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  • Uzbek napramash. Size: 19" x 30" - 48cm x 78cm.
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  • Kyrgyz napramash. Size: 19" x 30" (48cm x 77cm).
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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 Lakai wool tent band. All natural dyes 6" x 250" - 15cm x 637cm.
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  • Turkmen Tekke finely woven chuval.
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  • Persian Bakhtiari tribal rug with Qashkai elements in design in center. Looks like gabbeh style. Saturated natural colors from vegetable dyes. Circa ... read more
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  • Turkmen Yomud Asmalyk with saturated colors and great condition. Size: 26" x 42" - 66cm x 108cm.
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  • Azerbaijan talismanic wall hanging with prayer design. Silk embroidery on very fine cotton with cotton ikat backing. It has tiny stains and ... read more
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  • Turkmen Chodor collar from Karakalpakistan. Silk embroidery on broadcloth and hand loomed cotton backing. Natural colors. Circa 1900s. Size: 4" x 50" ... read more
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  • Caucasian very fine sumak woven bedding bag side panel natural colors. Size: 17" x 46" - 44cm x 118cm.
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  • Kurdish bag face Veramin area. Goat hair + cotton mixed warps. Saturated colors. Circa 1900 or earlier.  Size: 27” x 22” – ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan Lakai sagusha bedding pile decoration. Fine silk embroidery. Size: 31" x 29" x 5.5" (78cm x 74cm x 14cm).
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  • Turkmen Tekke Patchwork Asmalyk with traditional talismanic owner's hair and wool + silk tassels. Circa 1920 - 30's. Size: 35" x 47" ... read more
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  • Ottoman bronze mortar with Kufic inscriptions. Almost 6.Kg. In fairly good condition. Circa 17-18th centuries or earlier.
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  • Uzbekistan Shahri Sabz, Lakai flag shape hanging, extreme fine cross stitch embroidery. Had a hard life but restored and saved to survive ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan Bokhara silk fabric pieced on velvet and bordered with silver metallic yarn. Russian printed cotton backing. Circa 1920s. Size: 24" by
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  • Turkmen Yomud complete tent band. a few wears on the side all are seen on the images. Size: 9.5" x 41' 70" ... read more
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  • Balkan / Pomak / Rodopi Mountain distaff. Early 20th. Cent. Size: 40" x 42" - 101cm and 108cm.
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  • Azerbaijan, wall and window decoration, silk on silk fabric and silk lacing embroidery with printed and plane cotton backing. Circa 1900-1920s. Size: ... read more
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  • Azerbaijan silk embroidered pouch. Very fine Chain and Bird's eye embroidery on silk.braided metallic and silk thread locking yarn with silk tassels. ... read more
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  • Uzbekistan, Adras ikat panel, pomegranates resembling fertility. Small stain, great condition with most part egg whites. Size: 45" by 28"
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  • Turkmen very finely woven kilim from Afghanistan. All wool very minor hole repairs with old wool. Still can be used on the ... read more
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  • Hungarian, silk embroidered wall hanging ethnic textile. silk basme and couching embroidery on cotton. Circa 1920-30s. some colors may not be natural. ... read more
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  • Kirgiz Tush Kiyiz fragment, fine silk chain stitch embroidery on velvet with natural colors. Russian printed cotton backing. Circa 1900s. Size: 105" ... read more
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  • Persia, Kalat Nadir-I Shia Turkmen costume. Extreme fine woven silk fabric embroidered with fine silk. It is almost 10 times finer workmanship ... read more
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  • Turkmen felt bokhce. Size: 29.5" x 29.5" - 75cm x 75cm.
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  • Central Asia Upper Amu Darya tribal Yurt floor spread "So called Arabic name "Julkur". Fine wool pile with natural colors. Circa 1900s. ... read more
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  • Persian Damgan Kurdish kilim, all wool with natural dyes and natural undyed wool. Coarse weave with high altitude strong wool. Circa ... read more
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  • Anatolian Konya Angora wool tulu rug. good colors including red even if it looks bright on images. Turkmen art survives on ... read more
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  • Anatolian Turkmen Pack animal band from Taurus mountains, hand braided and natural dyed strap decorated with cowry shells, ivory buttons, glass beads, ... read more
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  • Anatolia - Edirne, silk and fine metallic embroidery, Christian style with Eastern Roman - Byzantine eagle holding the globe. Plain cotton backing. ... read more
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  • Tibet, ceremonial animal head trapping. Good pile and great colors. circa 1900 or earlier. Size: 9" by 10".
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  • Persian Qajar small Darvish kashkul - Alms bowl, made out of Coco De Mer. Rare to see such pictorial ones with animals ... read more
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  • Persia Yazd, Zoroastrian religious hanging. silk and metallic embroidery on cotton. printed cotton backing. Circa early 19th cent. Size: 9" by 12"
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  • Turkmen yurt hanging, various left over velvet, cotton, wool materials are recycled to save to create such a yurt decoration. They usually ... read more
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  • Lakai silk - wool cross stitch embroidered bag wit silk tassels, wool has corroded in some places. rest is in good condition. ... read more
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  • Persia Resht, silk embroidery and pieced broadcloth in Gul-i frenk design. Very fine work. Natural colors. circa 1920-30s. Size: 26" by 20"
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  • Central Asia, Kirghiz wall or bedding pile hanging. Silk very fine chain stitch embroidery on velvet with traditional wild crocus floral designs.. ... read more
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  • Shahsevan small kilim. Size: 18" x 33.5" - 46cm x 85cm.
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