Vintage Antalya Kilim
Antalya Nomadic Kilim / Turkey
Size: 2.55 x 1.54m or 8 ft 4in x 5ft
Age Vintage 50 - 60 yrs
Pure handspun wool
This beautiful graphically designed Antalya kilim is so easy to live with and would be a highlight in any room as a floor piece. The colors are semi pastel but beautifully toned and very easy on the eye.
Antalya as a group include many kilim weavings from surrounding mountain villages and also include examples woven by nomads for a young womans marriage dowry.These kilims are prized for their luxurious wool and beautiful colors, with older pieces characterized by natural undyed wool base colours with pastel color combinations.They also feature a medium weave with geometrical and hexagonal tribal motifs that are either arranged in neat rows or staggered throughout the field.