This antique Ersari main carpet was woven in the mid 19th century and features two rows of 6 'Gulli Gol' medallion field design. Large orange and blue gols are separated by totemic bird tree diamonds as a secondary gol pattern. Note the left side main border changes pattern to starts and 'ashik' motifs similar to what is seen in Turkomen Tekke type border design elements. Carpet retains diagonal striped kilim ends and original selvages. Great area floor rug for any interior.
Age: Circa 1850-1875
Dimensions:7'0" x 9'3"
Condition: Great condition considering age with areas of lower pile height. As shown a few small old patches woven in. Original selvages and secured ends. Soft, floppy handle. Shiny wool.
Color Palette: 7 colors including faint red, ivory, blue and brown
Composition: 100% wool
One of a kind antique rug, handwoven and handknotted.
Carefully cleaned by hand using our proprietary technique with organic and natural supplies.