29. A remarkable mid-19th Century Taimuri Bagface

Taimuri Afghan Baluch Bagface Antique

29. Provenance: Taimuri, Boruti sub-tribe, Khaf Valley, Western Afghabistan. (ref MacDonald, p243)

Size: 85 x 65 cm approx.

Age: Circa 1850

Condition: Excellent for age. One tiny spot of moth damage. Some losses on corners & one side.

Notes: Stunning piece with lustrous natural dyes. Excellent Karakul wool. Tight weave. ‘Gol-e-Khaf’ - tribal crest of Boruti sub-tribe. Materials: Hand-spun wool pile on wool warps/wefts.

Price: $790


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