98. An incredible Antique Turkoman Jawal (large storage bag)

Antique Turkoman Afghan or Central Asian Ersari or Tekke Jawal or Bagface

98. Provenance: Ersari tribe, Turkoman, Northern Afghanistan/Turkmenistan. ref: Jourdan, p263, 262

Size: 'Juwal' (storage bag) 147 x 90cm

Age: Circa 1890

Condition: Largely good though there is a tear which has been repaired and some damage in the centre.

Design: Classic duo of ‘guls’: Colours & weave: All natural dyes. Rich brown madder field. Indigo. White high-tlights. Lovely ‘arbrush’. Stunning silky wool. Wool on wool foundation. These are hard-to-find peices.


price: £495 £396
For sale