Kelim - 3.1 m - 1.7 m

Description
Kelim - 3.1 m - 1.7 m
Wool on wool - Turkey - Second half 20th century

Beautiful large Kilim rug with bright colours in a geometrical pattern.
This typical Turkish Kilim rug is often used as a decorative tapestry.

The name Kilim is Turkish and comes from the Persian "gelim". The word "kilim" is the name of a certain weaving technique. Kilim rugs are woven from sheep's or camel's wool. Because this technique is used, kilims always have a low pile. Due to the fact that kilims were handwoven in the past, some of the rugs have over 10 different colours

There is visible damage to the fringes on 1 side.
The photos serve as part of the description.


Dimensions: L x W: 310 cm x 170 cm
Weight: 7 kg


Pick up is possible by appointment.
Will be packaged properly and shipped by Bpost with tracking within 3 business days.

Lot details
Object
Kelim
Length
3.1 m
Width
1.7 m
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Turkey
Manufacturing period
Second half 20th century
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
No
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