Anatolian Tribal Siirt Kurdish - Kelim - 197 cm - 152 cm

Anatolian Tribal Siirt Kurdish - Kelim - 197 cm - 152 cm
Wool on cotton - Turkey - Early 20th century

A fine hand knotted Anatolian Tribal Siirt Kurdish Kelim
App. 70-80 years
natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources
beautiful color combination and patterns.
On this kelim there are cultural and Anatolian traditional elements represented on the symbolic motifs
Weaved by traditional way and weavers own tastes and feelings at the moment.
Weavers express their feelings, identity with symbol, stamp motif and colors on the kelim and transfer them to the next generation.
The main purpose of art is to save human life from crowd and ordinary, and to focus on clarity and beauty. It is the pursuit of beauty or the search of beauty in works that people think and create.
Anatolian Kelims are one of the very important visual document of art reflecting of Anatolian culture.

Lot details
Anatolian Tribal Siirt Kurdish
197 cm
152 cm
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Manufacturing period
Early 20th century
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
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