“Chuval”, Storage Bag (open)

(DK-58-5)   Antique
3'4" x 6'7" (102cm x 201cm)
Turkey, Southeast Anatolia: Mid-19th Century
Flat-weave, with brocading: wool, cotton
A great example of Anatolian kilim art for collectors and enthusiasts of natural dyes: an antique storage bag or grain sack, opened up, woven by one of the nomadic tribal groups in Southeast Anatolia (Turkey).
Condition & Remarks
Fairly complete with some age-appropriate losses as seen in the pictures. Professionally mounted on cotton fabric, measuring 50" by 92".

Small, Trappings, etc