Give your home a fresh kick with this colorful nomadic kilim from Afghanistan. The hand-woven carpet is made of new sheep's wool.
Very fine handwoven nomad kilim from northern Afghanistan. (Tribe Turkmen)
In good condition
Afghan Maimana Kilims are handwoven by Turkmens in northern Afghanistan. The kilims are made using the traditional kilim technique, using natural colors as well as geometric symbols and octagons.
Provenance: Maimana, North Afghanistan.
Size: Approx. 197x98cm
Warp: Strong wool yarn, light natural, handspun.
Pattern weft: wool yarn, handspun,
Weaving Technique: Nagashabaf – technique.
Colours: Plant and natural colours
Offer without additional furniture and decoration.
Kilims were and are used by the nomads as floor coverings. They insulate against the cold and are also decorative pieces. Small pieces are the prayer rugs, also tent curtains, bags, cushions are made from it.
*Real oriental carpets differ fundamentally from mass-produced goods knotted in manufactories. Each piece is hand-knotted and unique! Irregularities in shape, color or material are no reason for complaint. These properties make each individual kilim a collector's item and underline the authenticity of the goods.
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*Due to photography and handwork, color variations may occur.