8'6" X 6'8" 19th Century Tekke Main Carpet [RR-0207]
Tekke Main Carpet. 1st Half 19th Century. Spacious red-purple field displays large rounded Tekke guls and secondary Gurbaghe guls connected by a fine line. Cruciform star end borders float freely - an early 1st Half feature. Octagon cruciform star main border motifs appear spider like between chevron bars. Condition - Very Good. Reselvaged. 102 X 80. Clean and hand washed. For reference, see three separate analogies: Loges, Plate #1; Hoffmeister, Plate #3; Gombos, Figure #7.