This antique Turkmen rug was woven in the mid 19th Century. It features a nice rendering of the archaic eagle design elem panel (piled end). Outstanding geometric stepped diamond motifs, known as the 'Ashik-cross' design float in the rectangular compartment at the top. Tuning fork border exhibits a nice ivory background. Great floor rug or wall hanging art.
Age: Circa 1850-1875 Origin: Turkmenistan Style: Yomud (Yomut) Dimensions: 4'6" x 5'2" Condition: Good condition. Even low pile. Few areas of wear. A nick to selvage. Color Palette: 7 colors including red, purplish brown, blue, green, ivory, yellow 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.