Anatolian Nomadic - Kelim - 342 cm - 102 cm

Anatolian Nomadic - Kelim - 342 cm - 102 cm
Wool on wool - Turkey - Early 20th century

A fine hand knotted Anatolian Tribal Kelim
app. 70-80 years
There are small tears, holes I take pictures
please look photos for actual image of kelim.
you can see some tassels ponpon around the kelim also.
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.
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 Turkish culture.

Lot details
Anatolian Nomadic
342 cm
102 cm
Wool on wool
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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