Vintage Kurdish Wedding Kilim - Turkey
Malatya Kurdish Kilim / Turkey
- Size: 1.57 x .94m (5.1ft x 3ft)
- Age Vintage 60 - 70 yrs
- Pure handspun wool
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Thisbold graphically designed kilim is so easy to live with and would be a highlight in any room as a floor piece or a wall hanging. The colors area rich navy and almost deep cherry and beautifully toned and very easy on the eye.The eastern Turkish Kurds as a group include many kilim and cicim weavings from surrounding areas and also include examples woven by nomads for a young womans marriage dowry.These kilims/cicims are prized 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)They also feature a medium weave with geometrical and hexagonal tribal motifs symbolising protectionAll 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.