An extremely fine woven Shasavan Sumakh wool panel. This flatweave dates from the the 19th century. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: clean, some professionally made old mends. Dimension: 25.3 cm x 44.2 cm.
An extremely fine woven Shasavan Soumakh panel, once a side of a baby cradle. This flatweave dates from the last third of the 19th century and was made in Karadagh, Persia. From an old Swiss collection, please refer to the exhibition catalogue: Meisterwerke aus dem Kaukasus und aus dem Gebiet der Turkmenen: No. 18 with picture. Condition: clean, some professionally made old mends. Dimension: 34 cm x 81 cm.
A Shahsavan wool bag face with a rare pattern, maybe Moghan area. The face is woven in Sumakh technique and dating from the mid 19th century. Cotton Lining. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: clean, partially little wear, border with old mends, few stains. Dimension: 48 cm x 46 cm.
An early tent bag from the Tekke tribe with full pile and beautiful colors. Torba with twelve güls and chemche secondary motifs. Decorative fringes at the lower end. Condition: reselvedged along one side, back is missing, few areas of moth damage, one small hole, one short tear and one small mend near selvedge. Dimension knotted area: 42 cm x 122 cm.
Camel flank hanging with ashik design arranged in diagonals, with broad gable finish and interesting unusual main border. Velvety knotted pile. Condition: upper right corner with a tear near selvage, lower right corner with repaired area. Slightly faded. Dimension: 66 cm x 112 cm.
A beautiful colored woven Tibetan seating or sleeping mat, khaden, with a classical three medallion design, surrounded by a key pattern border.
Cf.: Harrer, Heinrich: Tibeter Teppiche, page 14: picture of resembling Khumba khaden in the Royal Museum of Scotland.
Condition: good, the borders partially reddish stained due to former trimming. Dimension: 138 cm x 73 cm.
A Tekke tent bag face in beautiful colors, velvety and finely knotted pile with long pseudo fringes. Centrally three Aina güls. Condition: right upper corner with small darning, selvages partially newly overcast, does not lie completely flat, some missing fringes. Dimension: 31 cm x 103 cm.
A beautiful bag face in mixed technique with twelve very fine knotted pile pattern bands on a red kilim ground. Condition: Missing elem, kilim ground with fading and localized stains, left upper corner probably with a small old repiling. Dimension: 50.5 cm x 132 cm.