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Fantastic and Massive Sivas "Jijim"

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A very impressive example of Anatolian tribal art, this is a "pardah," a curtain or tent divider that hung sideways in the home of the weaver. It is not hard to imagine a tribal chief proudly sitting in front of it while receiving his guests. Woven in seven narrow panels but conceived as a whole, with finely detailed "jijim" brocading, this is the largest of its kind that we have ever seen. In excellent state of preservation.

Details

  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Dimensions

    W 8 ft. 4 in. x L 17 ft. 10 in.

    W 254 cm x L 543.56 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
    DK-93-56
  • Reference number
    LU85621166566

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