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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.

  • South Eastern Turkey - Kurdish ethnic baby carrier - Barzuk- Barzum. All wool warp-face weave with long wool tassels. They have extra ... read more
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  • Afghanistan Baluch tribal animal pile ceremonial trapping, all natural colors with thick wool tassels. Washed and frozen. Circa 1900 , Pile part ... read more
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  • Turkmen Yomud silk embroidered on broadcloth, ceremonial camel knee pads. The one on left side has embroidry repirs - done very well ... read more
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  • Shahsavan Miyaneh bedding bag kilim weave side panel. Saturated natural colors with "so Called" military green color. Couple minor repair touches. Great ... read more
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  • Kurdish Bag face with good pile and natural colors Circa 1900 - Size : 24" x 26"-- 66 cm x 61 cm ... read more
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  • Baluch Balisth. Great silky wool and soft handle. Size: 20" x 31.5" - 51 cm x 80 cm.
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  • Central Asia - Amudarya river tribal woven 4 panels joined wool rug, natural dyes and still has pile at most places, lower ... read more
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  • Anatolian Turkmen rug from Taurus mountains of Karapinar area. Tradition survives with their family sign "Gul" in the center. Fine wool mixed ... read more
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  • Kirgiz Ok- bash, wool embroidery on cotton over felt. Animal hair tassels Circa 1920 -30s size: 23" x 12" - 10-12" long tassels ... read more
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  • 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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  • Western Anatolia - Bergama - Balikesir tribal sofreh. all wool, Red is madder and it is not hot at all as it ... read more
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  • Afshar large size bag face - Garden design. Saturated colors silky pile, couple little old moth damage and small corner wear.(can be ... 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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  • Luri – Qashqai - Nana - baby cradle. All wool with saturated natural colors. Circa second half of 19th cent. Size ... read more
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  • Iran Tashe - grain bag all wool natural colors. Minor repairs on lower guard border minor holes restored in kilim part. Size ... read more
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  • Afshar bag. Great colors and soft silky wool. Size: 21" x 28" - 53 cm x 71 cm.
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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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  • Konya Karapinar rug fragment. Half of a inherited shared rug. Great wool and colors. Circa mid 19th. century size : 72" x ... 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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  • Persia - Isfahan antique block print with natural colors. Printed cotton baking. Size - 40" x 32" - 102 cm x 81 cm. ... 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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  • North Pakistan Swat valley floss silk embroidered pillow cover with backing. circa 1930s size - 26" by 14.5" - 66 cm x ... 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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  • Central Anatolia - tribal turkmen kilim from Taurus Mountains. good condition/. very minor small repair with good colors. Size: 116" x 59" ... 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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  • Anatolian - Antioch Turkmen wooden flat bread roller holder. Whites are cotton and mixed with wool at some parts. Saturated natural dyes. ... 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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  • kyrgyz – Tribal Felt yurt ok bash. Great tribal central Asian Yurt / Yurta tent pole holder protection bags for migration. It ... 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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  • Caucasus kilim bedding bag without end panels, saturated natural dyes with very fine weave and bold motifs. Circa 1900 or earlier - ... read more
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