Anatolian Yuruk - Kelim - 315 cm - 176 cm

Anatolian Yuruk - Kelim - 315 cm - 176 cm
Wool on wool - Turkey - Mid 20th century

Yuruk kelim is a traditional tribal rug woven in anatolia by the yuruks, a Turkish ethnic subgroup. Yuruk kelims have a long shaggy pile, tied with ghiordes knots. The warp and the filler (the weft between the knots) is generally composed of sheep's wool or goat hair. The rugs have large geometric motifs in bright colors on adark brown background; the colors are often described as brilliant. The sides of the rugs are either selvaged, frequently with goat hair, or overcast with colored yarn, and the ends have a braided fringe.

It has a good condition for its age. there are no holes, rips or tears. The kelim washed with non-chemical human hair shampoo. It is clean and ready to use.

Shipment via dhl express. Your order will reach you as soon as possible. The average delivery time is 3 to 5 business days.

Lot details
Nr of items
Anatolian Yuruk
315 cm
176 cm
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Manufacturing period
Mid 20th century
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
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