Storage Bag (Chuval) Face

Wool, (warp, weft and pile), cotton (weft); asymmetrically knotted pile | 78.7in | Early 19th century

Unknown Artist

Identifiable by the unique design vocabulary adopted by each Turkmen tribal group, these rare and important textiles are one of only a few known works attributable to the Arabatchi Turkmen. Although identical in technique to that used for carpet weav...
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