Tribal rugs are both flat weaves and pile rugs. They are made by nomadic tribes for their own use. They are made with organic dyes that are available from their surrounding and all of the wool is hand spun and hand dyed using their own sheep.

Antique Luri, Kurdish Khorjin Bag, 21″x19″, D0450
Antique Luri, Kurdish Khorjin Bag, 21″x19″, D0450
Antique Luri, Kurdish Khorjin Pile Bag with kilim back, 21"x  19", D0450 Beautiful large  complete nomadic pile bag with incredible  colors and plush pile. This bag is in almost pristine credible condition --- the pile, the design, the colors, and weave. All wool, natural dyes, original closure loops and goat hair binding; the front of the bag is pile and the back of the bag is a flat weave with multi-colored banded stripes. 
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Antique Afshar Tribal saddle cover, 34″x64″, D0376
Antique Afshar Tribal saddle cover, 34″x64″, D0376
Antique Afshar Saddle Cover D0376 34"X64" WOOL ON WOOL Made for nomadic  use. Possibly Wedding dowry piece.
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Pair of Antique Khamseh, Basiri Tribe Bags with attached back, D0340, 25.5″ x 43″ with attached back
Pair of Antique Khamseh, Basiri Tribe Bags with attached back, D0340, 25.5″ x 43″ with attached back
Antique Khamseh Federation Bags D0340 Note: Featured in James Opie book, Tribal Rugs of Southwest Persia, p.109 Dim: 25.65" x 43" with kilim back attached. Age: 1900 Materials: All wool, with all natural dyes, hand spun wool.
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Old Qashqai Shiraz Bird Rug, 47″x66″, D0168A
Old Qashqai Shiraz Bird Rug, 47″x66″, D0168A
Persian Qashqai Shiraz Bird rug. 47"x66" D0168A Tribal Qashqai Shiraz region rug with all good natural dyes, wool on natural wool, and loaded with Sundogs, Bird, and other zoomorphic creatures and symbols, and of course, the ubiquitous chicken.
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1920 Shahsavan Baghdadi Kilim. 56″x137″, D0142
1920 Shahsavan Baghdadi Kilim. 56″x137″, D0142
Antique Shahsavan Baghdadi Kilim, 56"x137", D0142 Beautiful 1920 NW Persian Shahsavan BAGHDADI kilim Dazzle kilim that evokes the design and colors of SW Native American Dazzler kilims with the hypnotic magical dazzler medallions.
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Vintage Khamseh Arab Shiraz Animal Rug, 63″ x 44″, D0354
Vintage Khamseh Arab Shiraz Animal Rug, 63″ x 44″, D0354
Vintage  Khamseh Arab tribe, Shiraz, Southwest  Persia,  Animal Rug with very Juicy colors with Lions, Birds, Chickens, Roosters, Swans, and more... Dim: 43"x63" Materials: Wool on Wool Condition: Very Good Age: 1970's
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Antique Qashqai Mafrash Tribal Bag
Antique Qashqai Mafrash Tribal Bag
Antique Mafrash, Qashqai  tribe
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1930’s Persian Luri rug, 50″x81″, D0186, Wool on Wool tribal with intricate design
1930’s Persian Luri rug, 50″x81″, D0186, Wool on Wool tribal with intricate design
Lurs, Southwest, tribal, wool on natural sheep's wool with an intricate design on deepest indigo and all Vegetable and naturally derived dyes. D0186 Condition: Excellent Age: 1930's Remarks: Note contrasting border of ivory filled with birds, dragons or chickens encircling the rug, protecting its center and design.
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Khuzestan Kilim /Soumak Runner, D0160
Khuzestan Kilim /Soumak Runner, D0160
Vintage Khuzestan  Shustar kilim runner. D0160 Region: Southwest Persia,  Shuster Arab tribe DIM: 34" x 136" Materials: Wool on Wool with natural wool foundation Remarks: Perfect wool on wool kilim and Soumak weave, woven into a pop runner  
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Sale! Antique Kurdish Botef Rug, 52.5 x 77″, D0147
Antique Kurdish Botef Rug, 52.5 x 77″, D0147
Antique Kurdish Village Rug, 52.5 x 77", D0147 Age: 1900-1910 Condition: Very Good overall pile and original sides and recently secured ends Material: Wool on Cotton foundation Remarks: This is a village rug from Northwest Persia woven in a Kurdish village probably by an older village woman with the great skill and experience to produce such a design with shimmering blues abrash..The Botef is generally considered a sign of well being and health. The field is encircled by a border of chickens or Stylized dragons to protect the heart of the rug.
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Vintage Shahrbabak from Kerman Region, 67″x 84″,D0345, excellent, well executed design
Vintage Shahrbabak from Kerman Region, 67″x 84″,D0345, excellent, well executed design
Vintage Persian Shahrbabak from Kerman Region with medallion design with the illusion of 2 folded back sides. Dim: 5'7" x 7" Age: 50+ years Condition: Excellent Materials: Wool on cotton foundation Remarks: From the Kerman region of South Central Iran, hand-knotted with natural and chemical dyes. Very intricate medallion design with meticulously woven botefs, precisely woven to create rows of botefs that organically swirl around in perfect rows.
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19th C. Antique Tekke Turkmen Ensi with Fuchsine dyes, 45″x56″ (D0126}
19th C. Antique Tekke Turkmen Ensi with Fuchsine dyes, 45″x56″ (D0126}
19th C, Antique Tekke Ensi with Fuchsine dyes (D0126) Dim: 45"x56" , Age: 1870-1890 Condition:: Very good condition with good soft pile throughout. No major losses to either end. The rug has been professionally cleaned with no hard areas, pet stains, or odors. Remarks: 19th Century Tribal piece made during the last quarter of 19th century, This one is easy  to date because of the use of fuchsine (Magenta) dyes whose colors change over the decades.  This was not the intended effect but makes these 19th Century pieces easy to date. They were used as door covering and used on special occasions.Use in your home on table tops, window seats, radiator coverings, or on the floor. A rare and hard to find example of this antique piece. When available, they can be priced at $1000+. Shipping and Returns:: Shipping is free to lower 48...please see our shipping policy detailed on Home,Page
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