Antique Tribal Bags and Bag Faces - 2

More antique saddlebags, storage sacks and tent bags made by nomad weavers, as well as bag faces of all kinds. Click on the inventory numbers below to see full views and larger details.  For a discussion of tribal bags, go to The Varieties of Tribal Bags and Panels For other gallery offerings go to our Tribal Textiles or HOME pages.


Shirvan Mafrash Panel
Azerbaijan. Mid 19th century
Wool and cotton.  20"x 40." 
Slit tapestry
W-1908A

Yuncu Ala Cuval
Northwest Anatolia
First half, 20th century
Wool. 28"x 45"
Reciprocal brocade
W-6951



Erzerum Yastik
NE Anatolia.  Late 19th century
Wool with white cotton.  18"x 32"
Slit tapestry.
W-8298


Two Yomut Turkman uvals
Turkmenistan
Circa 1900
Wool.   47"x 30" and 51"x 34"
Soumak, brocading, and slit tapestry
W-9125 and W-9152


Malatya Ala Cuval
Eastern Anatolia. Late 19th century
Wool and cotton.  45"x 56"
Reciprocal brocading; warp-twined
band
W-9133

Veramin Bag
Persia. Early 20th century
Wool .  30"x 26"
Weft-substitution, soumak, and
   knotted pile
W-7488

Pair of Azeri Mafrash Panels
Azerbaijan
Late 19th century
Wool and cotton
Soumak
W-7491A
W-7491B


Malatya Cuval
Eastern Anatolia. 1890-1900
Wool and cotton.  35"x 29"
Slit tapestry
W-9001

Borchaliu Mafrash
Georgia.  Late 19th century
40"x 19"x 13"
Wool and cotton
Soumak
W-9023

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