Vintage Konya Dowry Cicim

Vintage Konya Dowry Cicim


Vintage Komya Nomadic Cicim Kilim - Turkey

  • Size:1.13 x .68m:  ( 3.3ft x .2.2ft )
  • Age 70 yrs
  • 100% pure wool
  • Please note : Condition excellent however this vintage piece is not straight but flares at the bottom as pictured  

Konya as a group include many kilim and cicim weavings from surrounding villages and also include examples woven by nomads for a young womans marriage dowry.These kilims/cicims areenjoyed for their luxurious wool and beautiful colors, with older pieces characterized by restrained color combinations and use of earth tones (soft yellow, terracotta and browns)The symbols used on all kilims have special meanings and can reflect the weavers desire for protection, abundance, happiness, fertility, etc

Please note :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