antique turkmen germech ersary tribe middle amu darya region turkmenistan

Antique Turkmen Germech, Ersary Tribe, Middle Amu Darya Region, Turkmenistan.



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The 'germech' was the base panel under the engsi (door-rug) and which was designed to keep-out vermin. This germech, made by Ersary Turkmen in the Middle Amu Darya Region of Turkmenistan circa 1860-1870, has a superb madder-red field comprising diamond-shaped 'guls' or tribal crests throughout. The main border is powerful and at the base, a plain-weave panel completes this rare and fabulous trapping. In excellent and complete condition.
Size: 36 x 96cm (1' 2" x 3' 2").
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Internal Ref: BM/FS1


Height = 36 cm (14")
Width = 96 cm (38")
Depth = 0 cm (0")

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