Uzbek Maimana Afghan Kilim
319 x 195cm Mid 20th Century
Our definition of an authentic tribal piece
- Made by nomadic people for their own use – not for export
- the maker is the designer
- Handmade, one off and of interest to anthropologists and museums.
- usually old with signs of wear
- vegatable dyes are mostly used although chemical dyes are common. Dye batches over the making time often vary and add wonderful variations.
This tribal kilimwas made more than 60 years ago .