“Chuval”, Storage Bag (open)

4'5" x 5'2" (135cm x 157cm)
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 good example with bright color palette. The original carrying strap is preserved in the middle.

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

Small, Trappings, etc, Kilims