West Anatolian "Zili"

7'8" x 11'6" (234cm x 351cm)
Turkey, Western Anatolia: Late 20th Century
Flat-weave (kilim), "zili" brocading technique: wool, cotton
A tribal flat-weave from Western Turkey, woven in the intricate "zili” brocading technique, featuring a simple design of multicolored concentric diamonds. The lively color palette has mellowed nicely with age. This is a particularly nice example of this type in relatively large format.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean

Large, Kilims