antique qashqa'i saddlebags darrehshuri taifeh fars province southwest persia

Antique Qashqa'i Saddle-Bags, Darrehshuri Taifeh, Fars Province, South-West Persia.


Price

£1,150
| $1,531 USD | €1,303 EUR


Item Ref

RPD5

Description

It's the back I love most!
Three horizontal rows of combs on each panel symbolising cleanliness, depicted on the back of this warp-faced pair of saddle-bags - 'khorjin' in Persian. The front, with a multitude of flower-head symbols and extremely finely woven by Darrehshuri Qashqa'i nomads around the beginning of the 20th century.
Size: 92cm x 51cm (3' 0" x 1' 8").
Viewing by appointment only.
Internal Ref: RPD5



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