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Old June 13th, 2017, 10:48 PM   #68
Joel Greifinger
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Massachusetts
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For those with a social media bent there is currently a thread in "The Weftkickers" Facebook group about Tatari weavings from northern Afghanistan.

According to one participant who is Afghan and whose family has long handled weavings and other cultural artefacts from the area, there are rare older examples but most are very large kilims.

This is an example of a large Tatari kilim (of indeterminate date):

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