Magnificent Tribal Grain Sack
Malatya Kurdish Grain Sack / Turkey
- Age: 60 yrs
- Size: 1.10 x 81m ( 3ft 7 in x 2ft 7 in )
- 100% pure wool.
- Excellent condition
- This magnificent grain sack appears to have never or seldom used . It is embellished with felt decorations , shells , tassels and beautifully woven banded straps . There is a ' pair of these which could be sold together or seperately. The price listed is for one item .
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Eastern Anatolian,Gaziantep and Malatya Kurdish weavings are a group that is easily recognizable by their fine weave and clear precise colours .They are distinguished by rich colours of indigo blues, madder reds ,and oranges, yellows, apricots and pinks for the filler motifs . Kurdish carpets and kilims exhibit strong bold geometric designs containing variations of hexagon, diamond and hooked lozenge or medallions.Weavings include rugs, kilims, grain sacks and donkey and camel bags that were made for a young womans marriage dowry.
All our store items are handmade.Our vintage pieces are all preloved and due to the age and/or handmade nature of these items, minor signs of patination, fading, wear, or slightly unsymmetrical lines may be present.These are not considered flaws, they are part of their unique nature and why we love using them in our homes as they add both character and charm