Front: Kilim Made from vintage Oushak rugs
Measure: 20" long by 10" wide
Story Behind the Art:
Kilim have been produced since ancient times. Kilim, a word of Turkish origin, denotes a pileless textile of many uses produced by one of several flatweaving techniques that have a common or closely related heritage and are practiced in the geographical area that includes parts of Turkey (Anatolia and Thrace), North Africa, the Balkans, the Caucasus, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Central Asia and China.