Beautiful old Konya cicim kilim No 2543

A beautiful embroidered kilim with an unusual and particularly harmonious colour palette from Konya in central Anatolia. Fine quality wool with excellent dyes on a natural dark brown sheep wool foundation, with angora wool ‘wishing tassles’ in the centre of some of the diamonds and in the borders. Woven as a yuk çulu bedding cover between the 1920s and 1940s. In excellent condition with some of the wishing tassels in the centre worn and a little surface wear to the çiçim at the lower right (see last photo). Size 155cm x 100cm. €495

Click ‘Back to Index’ on the left to return to main Çiçims page

Click on each photo below to see it full size

Sandi Gong5084 Brittany DrFairfield, CA 94534 United States