The ground fabric is a very fine and shiny silk, painted in subdued colors with vividly depicted flower bouquets. Lined with linen and inscribed in ink. Condition: upper part with old mends and splits, minor staining. Dimension: 75 cm x 65.5 cm.
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.
Five different shaped bags made of antique French brocades and silks. Edged with different gold or silver brocaded ribbons, laces, fringes and one with tassel made of metallic thread. Condition: two bags with wear, small splits and few holes. Dimension of the largest one: 38 cm x 36 cm without handle.
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 wool bag front in mixed technique with nine very fine knotted pile pattern bands on a red kilim ground. Quite identical example in the Pinner collection, but there with missing elem. Condition: Marginally reduced elem with loose end, selvages of the pattern bands partially with holes, tears and repairs, the elem with one small hole. Dimension: 87 cm x 133 cm.