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Jijim 180 x 82 cm
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SKU: AQ243

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Jijim First half of the 20th century Very nice broad pattern jajim from NW Iran. These covers are made from narrow strips woven on narrow ground looms by nomadic and village weavers. They are stitched together to form the desired...

£390.00
Sivas Yastik 177 x 118 cms
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SKU: AQ245

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PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Sivas , Turkey Vintage, mid 20th century  Good quality weaving with excellent lustrous wool and rich natural dyes. Size: 177 x 118 cms

£585.00
Ortakoy 223 x 101 cms
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SKU: AQ239

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PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Ortakoy  Vintage c1950s Turkey Excellent quality wool and superb texture.  Natural dyes, hand spun wool. Size: 223 x 101 cms

£390.00
Kirsehir 136 x 102 cms
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SKU: AQ238

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Kirsehir prayer rug, Kirsehir, Central Anatolia, Turkey. 1st half 20th century.  Good quality weaving with excellent lustrous wool and rich natural dyes. Though missing the outer 'guard stripes' at the ends, this rug, with its wonderful colours, deserves to be...

£380.00
Fine Cicim 171 x 126 cms
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SKU: AQ268

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Very fine Cicim Sarrayona c 1950s Konya, Turkey rich natural dyes with a kilim weave . Size:171 x 126 cms

£595.00
Sivrahisar Kilim 199 x 116 cms
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SKU: AQ272

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Sivrahisar Kilim Cental Turkey Very soft wool with stunning colour, hand woven with hand spun wool and vegetable dyes. Anatolian influenced designs. Produced by on of the best names in the industry Mehmet Ucar. Size: 199 x 116 cms

£545.00
Juval Yastik 214 x 90 cms
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SKU: AQ267

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Juval Yastik bag face, south Turkey Vintage, mid century Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may...

£295.00
Manastir Kilim 147 x 96 cms
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SKU: AQ271

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Manastir Kilim Turkey Very soft, hand woven kilim with hand spun wool and vegetable dyes. Anatolian influenced designs. Produced by on of the best names in the industry Mehmet Ucar. Size: 147 x 96 cms

£395.00
Cicim Obruk Kilim 164 x 99 cms
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SKU: AQ266

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Cicim Obruk Kilim Anatolia, Turkey rich natural dyes with a kilim weave . Size: 164 x 99 cms

£295.00
Cihanbeyli Yastik 97 x 57 cms
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SKU: AQ274

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Vintage Cihanbeyli Yastik, Turkey Konya, Turkey  c1950s Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut...

£285.00
Cihanbeyli Yastik 95 x 50 cms
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SKU: AQ275

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Vintage Cihanbeyli Yastik, Turkey Konya, Turkey  c1950s Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut...

£285.00
Cihanbeyli Yastik 90 x 52 cms
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SKU: AQ253

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Cihanbeyli Yastik, Turkey Vintage, mid century Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut off,...

£245.00
Cicim Yastik 83 x 48 cms
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SKU: AQ277

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Cicim Yastik,  Obruk, c1930 Konya, Turkey Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut...

£235.00
Cihanbeyli Yastik 90 x 31 cms
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SKU: AQ254

AVAILABILITY: Out of Stock

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Cihanbeyli Yastik, Turkey Vintage, mid century Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut off,...

£220.00
Sivas Yastik 87 x 50 cms
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SKU: AQ255

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Sivas yastik , Turkey Vintage, mid century Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut...

£242.00
Maden Anatolian Yastik 125 x 84 cms
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SKU: AQ246

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Maden Anatolian Yastik , Turkey Vintage, mid century Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut...

£480.00
Yastik 92 x 57 cms
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SKU: AQ273

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Yastik Derbent Konyo , Turkey Vintage, c1930s Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut off, neatly...

£285.00
Baktiari Bag Face , Persia 73 x 58 cms
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SKU: AQ257

AVAILABILITY: Out of Stock

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Bag face - Baktiari, Persia Iran Size: 73 x 58 cms  

£195.00
Sivas Yastik 82 x 54 cms
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SKU: AQ247

AVAILABILITY: Out of Stock

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Sivas Yastik, Turkey Vintage, Mid 20th century Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut...

£225.00
Kirsehir Yastik 80 x 54 cms
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SKU: AQ249

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Kirsehir Yastik, Turkey Vintage, Mid 20th century Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut...

£185.00
Yoruk Yastik 77 x 50 cms
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SKU: AQ250

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Yoruk Yastik, Turkey Vintage, Mid 20th century Yastik are the decorative faces of large bags or grain sacks commonly found in Anatolia up to the 1970s. Once the bag, perhaps its backing first, becomes too worn, the front may be cut...

£195.00
Mut Cicim 108 x 91 cms
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SKU: AQ242

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Mut cicim kilim, Turkey Mid 20th century Size: 108 x 91 cms

£395.00
Antique Tekke Turcoman 180 x 130 cms
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SKU: AM708

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Tekke Turcoman, NE Iran, c 1920 Tekke Turcoman tribe weavers are renowned for high quality weaving techniques. Each of the Turcoman tribes have their own distinct tribal motifs. This is a fine old rug in excellent condition, with no wear, lovely soft...

£700.00
Ceremonial Horse Blanket 175 x 142 cms
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SKU: G920

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: textile

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Vintage Uzbek ceremonial horse blank Size: 175 x 142 cms

£570.00
Hand Woven Mali Wedding Blanket 230 x 128 cms
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SKU: AG978

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: textile

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Mali Wedding Blanket,  Vintage Mali Fulani wedding blanket or khasa woven in hand-spun cotton and wool in 5 narrow loom vertical sections then sewn together to form a single piece of cloth.  Khasa were important to the Fulani nomads, who depended...

£250.00
Antique Shahsevan, 60 x 60 cms
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SKU: AN927

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VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Antique Shahsevan from Iran. Natural vegetable dyes in earthy blue and orange tones woven by nomadic weavers.  Size: 60 x 60 cms

£335.00
Qashqai saddle bag, 78 x 41 cms
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SKU: AN933

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VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Antique Qashqai saddle bag using flatweave kilim technique. Soft earthy tones with natural dyes. Size: 78 x 41 cms

£490.00
Fine Old Qashqai saddle-bag Iran - 75 x 41 cms
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SKU: AN931

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Bag

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Handwoven fine old Qashqai saddle-bag, Iran Life for many tribes around the world who depend on animals to subsist has often been a well of textile creativity, spurred on by a kind of joyful competitive spirit, not unlike the urge...

£720.00
Kurdish Saddle bag- Iran 98 x 53 cms
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SKU: AN932

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Bag

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Complete handwoven Kurdish saddle bag using handspun wool natural dyes, with kilim back. Life for many tribes around the world who depend on animals to subsist has often been a well of textile creativity, spurred on by a kind of...

£980.00
Qashqai Bag Cushion 58 x 58 cms
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SKU: AN946

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Qashqai Bag Cushion Comes with inner feather cushion Size: 58 x 58 cm

£230.00
Old Kurdish Bag Cushion 79 x 60 cms
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SKU: AN959

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Old Kurdish Bag Cushion Comes with inner feather cushion. Size: 79 x 60 cm

£165.00
Fine Tribal Cushion 84 x 67 cms
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SKU: AN943

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Fine Tribal Cushion Comes with inner feather cushion. Size: 84 x 67 cm

£360.00
Chigh 530 x 170 cms
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SKU: AN952

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

This 'chigh' or reed screen was found by our friend and agent in Iran, Abbas Rahimi (see Nomads News), in Sanjav village in Western Iran. Reed screens rarely last more than a few decades in use but this one is...

£2,000.00
Ersari Chuval 170 x 97 cms
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SKU: AM512

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Rug

VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Ersari chuval, means a large storage bag, often part of a double bag that could be slung over a horse or camel. See Marla Mallet's article on the context for these interesting tribal bags. Woven mid 20th century, this face...

£390.00
Saddle bag - 130 x 56 cms
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SKU: AN798

AVAILABILITY: In stock (1 item)

PRODUCT TYPE: Bag

VENDOR: The Nomads Tent

Kilim and sumac technique are both employed in this saddle bag, woven with wool and a goats hair selvedge. Life for many tribes around the world who depend on animals to subsist has often been a well of textile creativity, spurred on by...

£160.00
Bedspread, 246 x 204 cms
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SKU: AM058

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Bedspread. metal thread and silk on cotton. Cotton backed. Made in Jaipur, India  Size: 246 x 204 cm

£185.00
Sari, 510 x 115 cms
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SKU: AM057

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Cotton viscose with metal thread  Size: 510 x 115 cm

£85.00
Very fine Saddle Bag - Belouch, Afghanistan 112 x 76cms
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SKU: AK733

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Very fine Saddle Bag - Belouch, Afghanistan, Mid 20th Century or earlier. Life for many tribes around the world who depend on animals to subsist has often been a well of textile creativity, spurred on by a kind of joyful...

£385.00
Lakai Joinamaz Uzbek - 158 x 91 cm
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SKU: P947

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Jainamaz or djoinamaz means prayer niche. The arch shape with its echo of gothic European architecture, represents the mihrab, a window into heaven. This is an original, simple devotional textile, most likely hung on a wall. Size: 158 x 91 cm

£175.00
Uzbek Suzani 81 x 72 cms
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SKU: J935.1

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  A decorative fringed suzani textile, for putting on a table. Size: 81 x 72 cm

£95.00
Lakai Segosha - Uzbekistan 88 x 78 x 16 cm
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SKU: J419

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Lakai Segosha - Uzbekistan Used in tribal nomadic life, in a tent, to sit on top and hold together a pile of quilts. No corner of the tent was not worthy of care and decoration. Pride and status is expressed...

£130.00
Hotamis Kilim Fragment, 45 x 76 cm
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SKU: G929

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

The Hotamis of Eastern Anatolia, Turkey, descend from Turkmen tribes who emigrated Westwards from the steppes of Central Asia. This is a rare and very fine fragment, mounted on heavy cotton. Suitable as a hanging or to go on a...

£375.00
Swat valley Pulkari Work Bag 70 x 48 cm
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SKU: G832

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Pulkari work is the technique of silk embroidery. This is a vintage piece, very finely embroidered with radiant silk threads. Mid 20th Century. Size: 70 x 48 cm

£27.00
Felt and Applique Bag - Turcoman, NE Persia
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SKU: G081

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Juval, (complete) Turcoman, NE Persia, early C20th Felt and applique bag, early 20th century, Turcoman. The well-used bag is a lovely decorative item as well as being an interesting and rare example of nomadic life, and textile art. Juval, probably...

£100.00
Lakai Segosha - Uzbekistan 83 x 85 x 16 cm
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SKU: F969

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VENDOR: The Nomad's Tent

Lakai Segosha - Uzbekistan Used in tribal nomadic life, in a tent, to sit on top and hold together a pile of quilts. No corner of the tent was not worthy of care and decoration. Pride and status is expressed...

£65.00
Camel Head Dress, Lakai, North Afghanistan 86 x 42 cm
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SKU: Y348

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Camel Head Dress, Lakai, North Afghanistan An elaborate ceremonial head dress for a camel, embroidered and decorated with coins, hair and wool tassels. Sizes measured when laid flat. Size: 86 x 42 cm  

£250.00
Baar Sankhiyo doorway cover 187 x 213 cms
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SKU: C863

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Magnificent Baar Sankhiyo door way cover from the Ahir caste of Kutch, Gujarat, NW India. The elaborate embroidery and mirror work fills every square centimetre as if their could not be enough material to contain the enthusiasm of the person...

£1,200.00
Belouch bag 66 x 39 cms
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