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Material: Fabric
Libra 'Corner pattern', Tribal Stool
Located in Bangkok, TH
Libra stool, tribal stool Inspired by the African Ashanti stool, the Libra has been re-contextualized with modern materials such as steel and recycled plastic strips. Kitt.Ta.Kho...
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2010s Thai Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Steel

Kuna Mola Reverse Appliqué Brightly Colored Bird Wall Tapestry, Central America
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
A large brightly colored fabric collage tapestry of a bird with fish in its mouth. This dramatic fabric piece features carefully cut geometric pieces of fabric, fashioned and stitche...
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Mid-20th Century Panamanian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Fabric

Indonesian 'Wayang Golek" Shadow Puppet, Java, Indonesia, Early 20th Century
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This “Wayang Golek” is a visibly old shadow puppet carved using soft wood and cloth. It features an articulated head and arms connected to rods, the dresses are made with batik fabri...
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Early 20th Century Indonesian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wood, Fabric

Obe, Rattan Stool a Reinterpretation of the African Ashanti Stool
Located in Bangkok, TH
Obe is Kitt.Ta.Khon’s reinterpretation of the African Ashanti stool. In this rattan structure stool, Kitt.Ta.Khon melds African references with Southeast Asian wicker techniques and ...
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2010s Thai Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Nylon, Rattan

Mid-20th Century Man's Ceremonial (cofradía) Outfit, Chichicastenango, Guatemala
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mid-20th century man's ceremonial (cofradía) outfit, Chichicastenango, Guatemala. 25" (63.5 cm) shoulder to hem by 59" (274 cm) across shoulders It is rare to find a complete ceremo...
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Mid-20th Century Guatemalan Spanish Colonial Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Libra 'Hook pattern', Tribal Stool
Located in Bangkok, TH
Inspires from old carved wood stool, which is commonly found in various cultures. The motives used in the stool are ornaments the ethnic artifacts of various origins are re-compo...
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2010s Thai Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Steel

Vintage Anatolian Minimalist Angora Wool Flat-Weave Rug, 1930's
Located in Milan, IT
Woven in soft angora wool, flat-weaves such as this one are attributed to the eastern Anatolian village of Siirt, an area populated by Kurdish people. Typically in a small. Squarish ...
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1930s Turkish Minimalist Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Angora

Saddle or Saddle Pad Moroccan Carpet
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
I found this nomadic saddle among the various Moroccan carpets I bought from a young traveller, who sold me all his collection many years ago. I washed and restored all , but I kept ...
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Mid-20th Century Moroccan Archaistic Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Moroccan Ethnic Berber Handwoven Pillow
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Moroccan Ethnic Berber handwoven tribal throw pillow made from a vintage rug. The front and the back are made from a different rug, front is more elaborate and back is more plain. ...
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Mid-20th Century Moroccan Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Early 20th Century Berber Woman’s Veil, Atlas Mountains, Morocco
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Woman’s tie-dyed wool veil, Berber culture, Atlas Mountains, Morocco, early 20th Century
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Early 20th Century Moroccan Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Rare Antique Zemmour Moroccan Berber Rug
Located in Milan, IT
A rare mixed technique Berber rug ascribed to the Zemmour people, located in the Moroccan Middle Atlas, originally used as a saddle cover - an item of great prestige among Berber tri...
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1920s Moroccan Tribal Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Mid-20th Century Tribal Woman's Tunic, Karen People, Burma
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mid-20th century tribal woman's tunic, Karen People, Burma A nice, graphic example of a woman's blouse from the Karen ethnic group in Burma/Myanmar. The Job's tears seeds (Coix lacr...
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Mid-20th Century Burmese Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton

Chino, Chinese Influence Rattan Console
Located in Bangkok, TH
“Chino” is inspired by the traditional Chinese console from Qing Dynasty. Employing graphic practice, rattan is used to outline the basic shape of the table while black and white cor...
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2010s Thai Modern Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Nylon, Rattan

Yoruba Indigo Cloth
Located in Greenwich, CT
Hand dyed Yoruba (Nigeria) cloth from the Esie area, 1950s.
Category

1950s Nigerian Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton

Charming Miniature Old Berber Rug with Abstract Geometric Pattern
Located in Milan, IT
A very charming miniature Berber rug, probably originally a piled pillow face, woven by the highly inventive weavers of the Ait Bou Ichaouen tribe, located in Talsint province very c...
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Mid-20th Century Moroccan Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Framed Pre-Columbian Proto Nazca Textile Frangment
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Proto-Nazca textile fragment from Southern Peru circa 100BC-200AD. The linked munecas ("dolls" in Spanish) figures were woven with fibers likely from llama and it was used to be th...
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15th Century and Earlier Peruvian Pre-Columbian Antique Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Kaanso, Tribal Rattan Bench
Located in Bangkok, TH
Kaanso means dragonfly in the Thai North Eastern dialect. The shape of this bench thus was inspired from the silhouette of the insect’s wings. The black and white pattern created by ...
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2010s Thai Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Nylon, Rattan

Brazilian Feather Headdress Guajajara Tribe Ex-Museum Piece
Located in Atlanta, GA
A headdress woven with natural fibers and assortment of colorful feathers, this tribal art piece was made by the indigenous people of Guajajara Indians living in the Brazilian state ...
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20th Century Brazilian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Canvas, Natural Fiber, Acrylic, Feathers

Indian Phulkari Wedding Textile, Silk & Cotton Embroidery, Punjab 1900s
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This strikingly coloured Phulkari is from Punjab, India. It was hand-crafted from silk and cotton, with silk being used for the embroidery. Phulkari’s are a form of wedding shawl and...
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Early 20th Century Indian Other Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton, Silk

Early 20th Century Congolese Large Kuba Framed Textile
By Kuba
Located in Dallas, TX
Presenting a gorgeous piece of West African Tribal Art, namely an early 20th century Congolese large Kuba framed textile. Made in the Congo by the Kuba people (who are famous for ...
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Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Textile

Arkha 'Red', Tribal Rattan Armchair
Located in Bangkok, TH
The rattan language of the chair inspires by the symbolism in various tribal cultures. The color of the Arkha chair applying theory of pointillism. By wrapping ropes of various co...
Category

2010s Thai Modern Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Nylon, Rattan

Vintage Fante People Asafo Flag in Cotton Appliqué Patterns, Africa 1960's
Located in Copenhagen K, DK
Ghana, 1960s Asafo flag in cotton applique patterns. Fante People. Asafo Flags are created by the Fante People of Ghana. The flags are visual representations of military organi...
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1960s Ghanaian Folk Art Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton

Bali Hindu Textile 'Kamasan' Painting, Indonesia, Early 20th Century
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
An early 20th century 'Kamasan' cotton textile painting from Bali, Indonesia. The hand-painted image has great detail and depicts Balinese Hindu mythology. Dimensions: Height 84c...
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Early 20th Century Balinese Other Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton, Paint

ARKO Wall Art14 Contemporary Art Japanese Craft Rice Straw Art Wall Sculpture
By ARKO
Located in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Hand-sewed rice straw art by ARKO. Title: Composition Marcato (B) This is one of the series named "Composition XX" Her works have the feelings of contemporary tribal art, cont...
Category

2010s Japanese Organic Modern Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Canvas, Thread, Straw

Tutsi Beaded Prestige Bottles
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Prestige display bottles Tutsi People Rwanda and Burundi First half of 20th century European glass bottles, glass beads, cotton net stringing Height: tallest is 11.25 inches.  
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Early 20th Century Rwandan Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton, Glass, Beads

Pre Columbian Large Tairona anthropomorphic Urn Vessel Colombia
Located in London, GB
Pre Columbian Large Tairona anthropomorphic Urn Vessel Colombia Circa 800 to 1500 AD The large bulbous terracotta body with cream slip surmounted by a disc shaped head with facial...
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15th Century and Earlier Colombian Antique Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton, Wool

Australian Aboriginal Art Benigna Ngulfundi Original Painting Crocodile Season
Located in Studio City, CA
An absolutely beautiful and very engaging original Aboriginal acrylic painting on canvas titled "Crocodile Season" which features a very complex design with a pair of crocodiles, pai...
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20th Century Australian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic, Paint

Native American Tlingit Beaded Pouch or Wall Pocket
Located in London, GB
Native American Rare Tlingit Beaded pouch or wall pocket Northwest Coast America Cloth and colored glass beads, with three panels of foliage decoration, Period late 19th century, ...
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Early 20th Century American Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool, Cotton

20th Century Bamileke Textile Hanging, Ndop
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Ndop Panel Bamileke people Cameroon Grasslands Cotton strip weave with a two part dyeing process: stitch-resist indigo dye on a pre-dyed cloth. Measures: 39 x 59 1/2 inches (99 ...
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20th Century Cameroonian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton

Moroccan Ethnic Throw Pillow
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Moroccan Berber ethnic handwoven tribal throw pillow made from a vintage rug. The front and the back are made from a different rug, front is more elaborate and back is more plain. ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Moroccan Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Exceptional Antique Tibetan Parure made of a Head Ornament and Collier
Located in Schellebelle, BE
Exceptional Tibetan Parure made a Ceremonial Crown and a Ceremonial Necklace,from around 1920, beautiful Royal Yellow color, the Parure is in a good condition and has a great old pat...
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1920s Tibetan Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Textile

Hanging Cowbell Traditional Spanish Artwork, circa 1950
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Hanging traditional Spanish fabric artwork decorated with cowbells. Made in Spain by unknown artist, circa 1950. In original condition, wear consistent with age and use, preser...
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1950s Brazilian Tribal Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Metal

Yoruba Nigeria African Royal Beaded Headdress Crown on Stand
Located in North Hollywood, CA
West African hand beaded head dress crown from Yoruba, Nigeria. This artistic beautiful and functional art piece is covered with beads in ivory, red, blue, green, yellow and black c...
Category

Mid-20th Century Nigerian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Fabric, Beads

Libra 'Diamond pattern', Tribal Stool
Located in Bangkok, TH
Libra stool, tribal stool Inspired by the African Ashanti stool, the Libra has been re-contextualized with modern materials such as steel and recycled plastic strips. Kitt.Ta.Kho...
Category

2010s Thai Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Steel

Indigo African Asian Bohemian Embroidery Tapestry Elephants Horses Kings
Located in Hyattsville, MD
Beautiful wall art, wall hanging, tattered and very old, origin unknown.
Category

19th Century Unknown Folk Art Antique Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Fabric

Middle Eastern Women Face Veil Bedouin, Sinai Bedouin Desert Garment
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Middle Eastern Bedouin women face veil, from the Bedouin tribes of the Sinai Desert. An amazing Niqab, Negev Bedouin veil from Palestine. Worked on a base of tiny silk embroidery wit...
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1910s Egyptian Folk Art Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Textile

Henna-Dyed Moroccan Berber Woman's Ceremonial Wedding Veil Textile
Located in Milan, IT
A very finely woven wool veil used as a head cover in the wedding ceremony among the Ida ou Nadif Berber people of the Moroccan Anti Atlas region. The red tonality is obtained with t...
Category

1930s Moroccan Tribal Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Native American Antique Iroquois Beaded Moccasins
Located in London, GB
Native American Iroquois Beaded Moccasins Buckskin Velvet  decorated with of glass beads in floral patterns Length 24 cm Period: 19th century Condition: Fine.
Category

Early 20th Century American Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool, Cotton

Double Nomadic Saddlebag
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
Antique Turkish nomadic double saddlebag in perfect conditions. The two central strips were used to hold it steady on the saddle -tree. Placed on an easel or the armrest of an armch...
Category

Mid-20th Century Turkish Other Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Large Antique Horizontal African Textile Shadowbox Wall Hanging
Located in Delray Beach, FL
Professionally museum mounted exceptional antique African textile with brown small textile fragments woven into the geometric pattern in raffia and cotton patchwork , interlock borde...
Category

20th Century African Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton, Raffia, Lucite, Wood

Large Navajo Pictorial Yei Rug, Vintage circa 1930s, Brown Black Red White Gray
Located in Denver, CO
Large vintage Navajo Rug, Pictorial Weaving, circa 1930s with nine Yei or Yeibichai figures wearing traditional dress including kilts and feather headdresses with water bug motifs ar...
Category

1930s Native American Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Antique Rugs Blue Caucasian Kazak Rugs, Geometric Carpet Livingroom Rug
Located in Hampshire, GB
Kazak rugs have primarily been produced as village productions rather than city pieces. Made from materials particular to individual tribal provinces and the rugs of the Caucasus typ...
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Late 19th Century Caucasian Kazak Antique Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool, Natural Fiber, Organic Material

Arkha 'Gray', Tribal Rattan Armchair
Located in Bangkok, TH
The rattan language of the chair inspires by the symbolism in various tribal cultures. The color of the arkha chair applying theory of pointillism. By wrapping ropes of various co...
Category

2010s Thai Modern Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Nylon, Rattan

Woven Floral Vintage Textile
Located in San Diego, CA
Textile Art This is a beautiful remnant of a vintage floral textile. The design is woven on lightweight cotton and runs lengthwise as in the first image. Tan background, with floral...
Category

20th Century Unknown Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton

Yoruba Nigeria African Royal Beaded Headdress Crown on Lucite Stand
Located in North Hollywood, CA
West African hand beaded head dress crown from Yoruba, Nigeria. This artistic beautiful and functional art piece is covered with beads in turquoise, orange, green, yellow red, blue ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Nigerian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Metal

Mid-20th Century Wool Baknough ‘Woman's head covering’ Berber People, Libya
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mid-20th century Wool Baknough (Woman's head covering) Berber People, Libya This wool baknough is most likely from Libya, although similar pieces have been attributed to Tunisia; it...
Category

1950s Libyan Tribal Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool, Cotton

Moroccan African Zemmour Ethnic Textile Rug
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage Moroccan nomadic African Tuareg rug, wool and cotton embroidered geometrical modernist designs and adorned with sequins, 22 ft Moroccan runner ethnic textile. Rare Moroccan...
Category

1950s Moroccan Tribal Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool, Cotton

Dorothy May Strait Colorful Native American Oil Painting
Located in Chicago, IL
Native American realism scene of American Indian bread baker by Dorothy May Strait (1934-1998). Oil on canvas framed in a beveled dark stained wood frame with black detail. Strait is...
Category

1960s American Native American Vintage Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wood, Canvas

ARKO Wall Art16 Contemporary Art Japanese Craft Rice Straw Art Wall Sculpture
By ARKO
Located in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Hand-sewed rice straw art by ARKO. Title: Composition Sostenuto This is one of the series named "Composition XX" Her works have the feelings of contemporary tribal art, contem...
Category

2010s Japanese Organic Modern Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Thread, Straw, Canvas

Handwoven Moroccan Berber Pillow
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Moroccan ethnic handwoven tribal throw pillow made from a vintage rug. The front of this Berber pillow and the back are made from a different rug, front is more elaborate and back i...
Category

Mid-20th Century Moroccan Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Antique Mexican Star Wool Serape Blanket
Located in New York, NY
Handwoven Mexican serape blanket with central star design and traditional Native symbols in natural pigment dyed wool on natural brown wool background.
Category

Early 20th Century Mexican Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Yoruba Nigeria African Red Royal Beaded Headdress Crown on Lucite Stand
Located in North Hollywood, CA
West African hand beaded head dress crown from Yoruba, Nigeria. This artistic beautiful and functional art piece is covered with beads in ivory, red and black colors with faces bird...
Category

Mid-20th Century Nigerian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Metal

Bambara Wooden Female Nyeloni Figure
Located in Chicago, IL
With angular curves, refined facial features, and plaited hair, this wooden figure by the Bambara people of Mali is carved to embody ideals of feminine beauty and fertility. To furth...
Category

20th Century African Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Jute, Wood

Horse Saddle Rug
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
It's a good old saddle rug, simple with its hex-proof pendants: pleasant to rest on the back of the sofa. Ref. nr. 1316.
Category

Early 20th Century Turkish Other Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Yoruba Beaded Sash
Located in Chicago, IL
This intricately-constructed colorful train was painstakingly created by Yoruba artisans in Nigeria in the mid-20th century. Recent designs such as this were based upon sashes that s...
Category

Mid-20th Century Nigerian Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Shell, Fabric, Beads

Indian Phulkari Wedding Textile, Silk & Cotton Embroidery, Punjab, 1900s
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This strikingly coloured Phulkari is from Punjab, India. It was hand-crafted from silk and cotton, with silk being used for the embroidery. Phulkari’s are a form of wedding shawl and...
Category

Early 20th Century Indian Other Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton, Silk

Early 20th Century Congolese Kuba Framed Textile
By Kuba
Located in Dallas, TX
Presenting a gorgeous piece of West African Tribal Art, namely an early 20th century Congolese kuba framed textile. Made in the Congo by the Kuba People (who are famous for their ...
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Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Textile

African Ewe Kente Textile/Wall Hanging
Located in New York, NY
This is a very unusual textile, we haven't seen this exact pattern and coloration before. It has beautiful colors and an interesting texture from the hand spun cotton. This luxurious...
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Mid-20th Century Ghanaian Tribal Fabric Tribal Art

Materials

Cotton

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