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Ersari tent main carpet

Ersari tent main carpet northern Afghanistan / western Turkmenistan circa 1860 Size: 256 x 220 cm The Ersari were one of eight or so different tribes of the Turkmen people who inhabited the area that is now part of the independent states of Turkestan and Uzbekistan as well as Afghanistan. The principal motif in most Turkmen artefacts is the...
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Baluchi rugs

Baluchi rug on left eastern Persia circa 1900 Size: 198 x 111cm Baluchi prayer rug eastern Persia circa 1900 Size: 146 x 75cm The mainstream of Baluchi weavings are readily identifiable through their glowing palette of madder reds, browns, aubergine and in the case of the prayer rug, their use of camel hair in the field. The rug in the front shows clearly...
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