Large "Jijim"

(DK-103-10)
6'11" x 11'8" (208cm x 350cm)
Turkey, Western Anatolia: Mid-20th Century
Flat-weave (kilim), "jijim" brocading: goat hair, wool
$2,650 THIS RUG IS Available
Categories
Large, Kilims
Description
A lovely old tribal flat-weave from Western Turkey, woven in the intricate "jijim" brocading technique featuring a well-known design. The unusual use of mixed materials, cotton and goat hair, in the background creates a softer, more diffuse effect.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean.