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Luri-Bakhtiyari Saddle Bag, 19th Century

Luri-Bakhtiyari Saddle Bag, 19th Century

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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Textiles: Rugs: Pre 1900: Item # 687427

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Rare complete single bag (small saddlebag or large chanteh) from the Luri-Bakhtiyari tribes of West Persia, last quarter of the 19th Century. This rare weaving measures 19.5" by 17" and is in nearly mint condition, with full pile and complete piled closure system, tassels and original side finishes. All dyes are natural, including a great purple and apricot. Nice flatweave back with patterning in weft wrap technique typical of Luri/Bakhtiyari work.