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Vintage Bahtiyari Carpet

Vintage Bahtiyari Carpet


Bahtiyari Tribe / Iran
Unique Marriage Dowry Carpet 
Age: 70yrs
Size: 2.00M X 135M

100% handmade 

The Bahtiyari are a tribal confederacy of nomadic peoples in the central eastern part of the Zagros Mountains in Iran.A Bahtiyari woman's status depended on her skill as a weaver with the important test on her wedding day, when sophisticated rugs as well as highly decorated camel, donkey, salt and tent bags, made for her dowry were displayed.This vintage carpet has beautiful colours and is one of a kind. 



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