Chanteh, Veramin, N Persia, 32 x 26cms

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  • £145.00

    chanteh is equivalent and similar in size to our own ‘hand bag’. This example is quite old,  the knotted pile is evenly low, it must have been enjoyed for many years. The back, though ‘hidden’, shows off simple kilim weaving. 


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Product Description

Life for many tribes around the world who depend on animals to subsist has often been a well of textile creativity, spurred on by a kind of joyful competitive spirit, not unlike the urge in some quarters to buy the latest model of a car! Being portable and fit for any of the many needs of their life, produced an amazing variety of bags and trappings, always expressing family, tribal, and regional pride.  

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