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Antique Ersari Kapunuk (Salor Gapylyk / Jallar Paidar) around 1930

Lot reference 18707831

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Turkmen tent entrance (Turkami Gapilik)

Material: Wool on wool
Country of Origin: Iran
Manufacturing period: 1900-1949
Condition: In very good condition
Rug professionally cleaned: No

The format and the size of the Kapunuk were designed to cover a door frame and offer a decorative entrance to the circular Turkmen tent known in the West as yurt. The Kapunuk, also known as Turkmani Gapilik, is one of the "items of furniture" associated with the Turkmen yurt - the same circular and portable tent used by nomads in Central Asia. The Kapunok was stretched and mounted above the entrance door on the inside of the tent, where braids and fringe were hanging.

Origin: Turkenen Kapunuk
Size: 161 cm x 191 cm
Age: 1920-1930
Condition: like new
Knots per square metre: 420,000
Finish: handwoven
Special characteristic: rare
Pile: new wool
Weft/warp: new wool
Pile height: approx. 9 mm
From a private collection with certificate.

De Tæppe  

Reviews given: 3
Member since: May 12, 2018
  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Paket zeer snel ontvangen, professioneel verpakt. Het teveel aan verzendingskosten( 30 €) in een omslag in de verpakking terugbetaald.
    Kwotering leverancier :10/10
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    sylvainbulcke January 7, 2019

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    Pas de problème majeur, tout OK. Simplement une date affichée lors de l'enchère qui ne correspond pas, ce serait plutôt 1960-70 et non pas antérieur à 1949. Belle pièce.
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    user-4a2521b January 7, 2019

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