ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN 12 GUL TORBA, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
H-062

Size: 3ft 5in x 1ft 3in (113 x 40cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen 12 gul Torba with outstanding colour, this example is of the classic format for this design, similar to examples that are published in most Turkmen books.

Circa 1850.

This example has fully saturated dyes with vibrant colour. The drawing and spacious feel of the guls is exceptional.

The weave is very fine and the torba has a velvet handle.

The torba is in original condition with slight even wear and full pile.

The torba has been hand washed and is ready for display.

Stock Number: H-062
£6,000
| $7,989 USD | €6,798 EUR

ANTIQUE BESHIR TURKMEN CHUVAL WITH MINA KHANI ...

Item Ref
D-1237

Size: 5ft 1in x 2ft 11in (156 x 89cm).

Antique Beshir Turkmen chuval with the ‘mina khani’ (many flowers) design.

Mid 19th century.

This wonderful old example has large amounts of crimson silk used throughout.

The drawing is excellent and very detailed, the colours are wonderful especially the light blues.

This is a collectable early example.

The chuval is in fair condition with even wear, heavy in places, with medium-low pile.

The chuval has some losses to the sides and ends; it has been conserved by mounting it on a cotton backing.

The chuval has not been washed.

Stock Number: D-1237.

£3,250
| $4,327 USD | €3,682 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN 6 GUL TORBA, VELVET ...

Item Ref
H-108

Size: 3ft 10in x 1ft 4in (116 x 41cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen 6 gul Torba with superb colour, this example is of the classic format for this design, similar to examples that are published in most Turkmen books. The drawing of both the major and minor guls is of an early form.

Circa 1850 or earlier.

This example has fully saturated dyes with depth of colour.

The weave is very fine and the torba has a velvet handle.

The torba is in original condition with very slight even wear and full pile, there are a some spots of old moth damage. There are slight losses to the corners as can be seen.

Stock Number: H-108.
£3,000
| $3,995 USD | €3,399 EUR

ANTIQUE BESHIR TURKMEN CHUVAL WITH MINA KHANI ...

Item Ref
R-1797

Size: 6ft 8in x 3ft 6in (202 x 106cm).

Antique Beshir Turkmen chuval with the ‘mina khani’ (many flowers) design.

Late 19th century.

This Beshir chuval is of very large size and would be very suitable for use as a floor rug. The chuval is very well drawn with good colours, note the row of amulets along the top of the chuval and the flowers in the elem.

The chuval is in excellent condition with light even wear and good medium pile.

The chuval has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1797.
£2,500
| $3,329 USD | €2,833 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN CHUVAL WITH SALOR GULS, ...

Item Ref
MS-075

Size: 4ft 9in x 2ft 6in (144 x 76cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen chuval with 'Salor' guls.

Circa 1880.

A very good chuval face with well drawn 'Salor' guls, the major gul is the Salor turreted gul and the minor gul is a very well executed version of the Salor minor gul found on both main carpets and chuval.

The chuval has superb colours including large amounts of cochineal dye. The drawing of the shrub design in the elem is very pleasing.

Excellent condition with very slight even wear.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: MS-075.
£2,250
| $2,996 USD | €2,549 EUR

ANTIQUE ERSARI TURKMEN TORBA, OUTSTANDING DESIGN, GREAT ...

Item Ref
D-0074

Size: 4ft 6in x 1ft 6in (137 x 45cm)

Antique Ersari Turkmen torba with star in octagon design.

Circa 1880.

A very good torba with a well drawn example of this classic Ersari design. The colour is superb with a clear soft red, indigo blues and yellow high lights. There are the remnants of the original tassels.

The torba is in excellent condition with slight wear and good pile, it has a very soft floppy handle.

Hand washed and ready for display.

Stock Number: D-0074.
£1,900
| $2,530 USD | €2,153 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN CHUVAL, VERY FINE WEAVE, ...

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MS-052

Size: 3ft 10in x 2ft 4in (117 x 70cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen chuval of very fine weave, the chuval is complete with an ivory plain weave back. note the boxed border design and the attractive elem.

Circa 1900.

Stock number: MS-052.
£1,750
| $2,330 USD | €1,983 EUR

ANTIQUE BESHIR TURKMEN CHUVAL, MINA KHANI DESIGN ...

Item Ref
H-127

Size: 5ft 4in x 3ft 2in (163 x 95cm).

Antique Beshir Turkmen chuval with the Mina Khani design and silk highlights.

Circa 1880.

Stock number: H-127.
£1,750
| $2,330 USD | €1,983 EUR

ANTIQUE ERSARI BESHIR TURKMEN CHUVAL WITH IKAT ...

Item Ref
R-1295

Size: 5ft 5in x 3ft 0in (164 x 92cm).

Antique Ersari Beshir Turkmen chuval with the ikat design.

Circa 1900.

A nice example with rich colours and good drawing, the elem panel is particularly attractive.

The chuval is in excellent condition with very slight wear and full pile.

The chuval has been hand washed and is ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-1295
£1,750
| $2,330 USD | €1,983 EUR

ANTIQUE YOMUT TURKMEN 16 GUL CHUVAL, SUPERB ...

Item Ref
D-0010

Size: 3ft 9in x 2ft 6in (115 x 76cm).

Antique Yomut Turkmen 16 gul chuval with excellent drawing and superb colour.

2nd half 19th century.

The chuval is in superb condition with very slight even wear, note the small filler elements on either side of the plain elem.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: D-0010.
£1,700
| $2,264 USD | €1,926 EUR

ANTIQUE BESHIR TURKMEN CHUVAL CAMEL BAG OF ...

Item Ref
H-175b

Size: 6ft 2in x 4ft 2in max (189 x 127cm max).

Antique Beshir Turkmen chuval (camel bag) with the Mina Khani design.

Circa 1900.


The chuval is of large size and shaped to fit on the side of a camel, chuval were large bags strapped to the side of the camel used to transport goods. The mina Khani design (many flowers) is typical for the Beshir Turkmen, the lower pane (elem) is decorated with the shrub design. The back of the chuval has been removed so that it can be used on the floor as a rug.

The chuval is in excellent condition with very slight wear and good pile.

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock number: H-175b.
£1,500
| $1,997 USD | €1,700 EUR

ANTIQUE TEKKE TURKMEN CHUVAL WITH SALOR DESIGN, ...

Item Ref
R-175

Size: 4ft 9in x 2ft 3in (144 x 68cm).

Antique Tekke Turkmen chuval in the 'Salor' style

Late 19th century

A good chuval face with Salor type guls

Well drawn with excellent colours

Even wear with pile

Hand washed and ready for use or display.

Stock Number: R-175
£1,295
| $1,724 USD | €1,467 EUR