Ethnic

Item #1175

DigiPhoto 43a TableCover

Ukrainian-canadian Table Cover #1

Wonderful wool table cover/ bedding cover, hand-spun, hand-dyed, hand-loomed.

Size 66" x 26", maker Mary Chapka, in Alberta; came to Canada from Bukovena, Ukr., in 1892 @ 8 years old; made this @ age 16 in 1908.

Brilliant colours, from non-smoking household, not worn nor faded.

Price: $1095.

DigiPhoto 43 TableCover

 

Item #1174

BedRug2a

Ukrainian-canadian Table Cover #2

Wonderful wool table cover/ bedding cover, hand-spun, hand-dyed, hand-loomed.

Size 84" x 24", maker Mary Chapka; came to Alberta, Canada from Bukovena, Ukr., in 1892 @ 8 years old; made this @ age 16 in 1908.

Brilliant colours, from non-smoking household, not worn nor faded.

Price: $1125.

BedRug2b

 

Item #8357

UkrainianRunnerA

Ukrainian bedding cover/ runner/ communal table cover.

Ukrainian-canadian Table Cover #3

Hand-spun, hand-dyed, hand-loomed wool; 13.5 feet long !

Size 162" x 23", unknown maker; obtained in Winnipeg from Komiak family.

UkrainianRunnerB

Price: $795.

UkrainianRunnerC

Brilliant colours, from non-smoking household, not worn nor faded.

 

Rugs

india embroidered door hanging

Measures 46" wide, 14" from top to edge of opening, 44" high each side.

Typical Buddhist symbols, with detailed depictions of birds, animals, and humans, as well as the god Ganesh; c. 1920 ?

IndiaHanging2

Bordered with floral-printed fabric; good condition, with back deterioration, but front intact.

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Price: $175.

IndiaHanging3

 

Item # 8022

YeiRug1

navajo yei rug

Wonderful Navajo-made wool Yei rug, design of Corn Dance, 60" x 30". Superbly hand-crafted.

Typically, each side is alike. Minor soiling, I did not try to clean. My friend from Taos says it is from 1950s, so I choose to believe him.

Price: $475.

YeiRug2

 

Item # 6004

TekkeRug1

turkoman tekke bukara rug

Wonderful small rug, 64" x 37", hand-knotted and loomed, with low, even, tight pile. Mainly dark red & blue, with orange field with 2 columns of 10 geometric medallions (guls), with gorbaghe secondary guls.

Wide red stripe, alternate dark and light guls.

Overall good density of ~400 knots per square inch. Even wear to one area of field. C. 1940.

Price: $355.

TekkeRug2

 

Item # JC 42

HookedRugRoses1

hand-hooked roses rug

Wonderful small rug, 39" x 24" without fringes, hand-hooked in design of red & pink roses and buds using multi-colour wool.

Decent condition, very little pilling, couple of "pulls" only.

A fun piece of folk-craft, ready to warm your feet and your life !

Price: $155.

HookedRugRoses2

 

Item # JC 41

HookedRugBeaver1

hand-hooked beavers rug

Wonderful small rug, 41" x 25" never had fringes, hand-hooked in design of beavers chewing trees using multi-colour wool; note maple leaves in each corner !

Decent condition, very little pilling, couple of "pulls" only; see photos.

A fun piece of folk-craft, ready to warm your feet and your life !

Price: $205.

HookedRugBeaver2