Vintage Kurdish Wedding Kilim - Turkey

$375.00Price

Malatya Kurdish Kilim / Turkey

Size: 1.57 x .94m  (5.1ft x 3ft)

Age Vintage 60 - 70 yrs

100%handmade

Pure handspun woo

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 protection

What People Say - 

 

Fabulous Collection

One of the most fascinating,entertaining and educational carpet experiences I've ever had.Ruth has a fabulous collection of rugs and kilims and it's clear that she loves them all. She knows the story behind each one and enthusiastically shares the background about the weaver and the meaning of the work.

Ruth is very welcoming and there was never any pressure to buy.

I did take home a couple of lovely pieces and I will definitely return.  I highly recommend her shop ! 
 

- Laura F. Nov 2017.”​

 

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