Vintage Shahseven Sumak

Vintage Shahseven Sumak


Shahseven Tribe / Iran

  • 100% pure wool
  • woven in soumak technique
  • Vintage 40 - 50 yrs
  • Unique marriage dowry rug


The Shahsavan are the most famous confederation of tribal groups in north-west Iran .The majority are of Turkic origin, the rest being Kurdish, Tadjics or Georgians. The Shahsavan are some of the most expert weavers of Soumak technique (weft wrapped brocading),producıng a fascinating range of fine decorative soumaks and long runners as well as textiles needed in their daily nomadic life

This beautiful piece was once the side panels of a nomadic baby credle or mafrash.

The modern boho compostion at living roo

 What People


''My kilims arrived yesterday ...and to say I love them would be an understatement !! I absolutely adore them both and am so thrilled.They are so much more stunning in the flesh and they look perfect in situ.

 I just think it’s incredible that I’m bringing kilim beauties home to Australia from your online shop

in Goreme that I visited 3 years ago!!

I love it!! Thank you.Thank you.For it all Ruth.Amazing!

              I look forward to the next round. ''  


- Pen Thomson, Australia 




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