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Daily Art Fix: Old Anatolian Chuval

Anatolian Yoruk Nomadic Chuval with Soumac band

ATP-804 Old Anatolian Yoruk Chuval

A large antique Anatolian Yoruk (nomadic) chuval or çuval storage bag (opened) with stunning Yellow, Red & black Kilim skirt bands.

Rare asymmetric pattern on the central Soumac band.

Cannot wait to use all these casually created ‘swantuh sukhaaye’* artworks in my own household!

More images here on wovensouls.com

jm

Daily Art Fix: Old Anatolian Chuval

swantuh sukhaaye = for one’s own fulfilment [as opposed to ‘for commercial purposes’ or ‘for an audience’]

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