Julkhyr Date 1880-1910
A Julkhyr is a long pile coarsely woven rug
sleeping rug woven in Uzbekistan and the Uzbek
north of Afghanistan. The are similar in use and
construction to old Gabbehs.
See also my Guide to Uzbek
Rugs & Textiles
Oriental Rugs by Barry O'Connell
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Last revised: November 18, 2009.
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