"Chuval", Storage Bag (open)

(DK-113-78)
4'4" x 4'10" (132cm x 147cm)
Turkey, Southeast Anatolia: Mid-20th Century
Flat-weave (kilim), with brocading: wool, cotton
An opened-up storage bag or grain sack woven by one of the nomadic tribal groups in Southeast Anatolia (Turkey). A great example of its kind with a large decorated panel in the middle and lovely colors.

It can be used as a floor rug, a picnic blanket, draped over a sofa or table. It could also make a great wall hanging.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean

Categories
Small, Trappings, etc, Kilims