Antique Turkish Angora Oushak Rug

Rug Number
58541
Size
13' 0" x 15' 1"
Design
Oushak
Collection
Antique/Vintage
Material
Wool
Texture
Pile Weave
Origin
Turkey
Age
Antique/Vintage
Hand woven in Oushak Turkey circa 1880. A village workshop weaving of classic style and structure.

Construction: All wool pile on a wool foundation, non depressed warp weave using Turkish knotting technique, multiple cord wrapped selvedge, short fringe end finish.

Design type: A large scale drawing of archaic style. Eccentric palmette forms are the primary design feature with large scale craggy vines connecting the elements. A geometric floral border of similar scale frames the piece.

Color: Aqua green ground surrounded by pomegranate red border and range of jewel and earth tones, vegetable dye materials.

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