Burdock Kilim Bag

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Burdock Kilim Bag shown here in white. Features traditional moroccan kilim, shoulder chain strap and magnetic closure. Cross-body chain length.

Motifs are derived from symbols that were used in ages gone by to inform, communicate and to convey ideas. Over time, some of these signs merged with myths, acquired hidden significance and moved into the world of esoteric symbolism.

Burdock is a plant with burrs which stick to the clothing of people and the hair of animals. It is believed to be capable of warding off the evil eye. On the other hand, the fact that the term "like a burdock" means full of flowers, accounts for the use of this motif on flour bags as a symbol of abundance.
The illustrations below are taken from various burdock motifs used in Anatolia.

  • Made in Morocco
  • One-of-a-kind
  • Width:10"/ 26cm 
  • Depth: 8"/ 20cm
  • Strap Length: 40 1/2"/ 103cm
  • Inside Lining

Kilim Symbols