This Antique Turkmen Ersari long rug was woven in the late 19th Century. This piece features three stacked octagonal medallions commonly referred to as 'Suliman/Sulyman' guls to rug scholars which comprise of four quadrants enclosing pine cone-like drawings and a center window. All surrounded by three interesting border designs with neutral and warm coloration throughout. Great floor rug.
Age: Circa 1875-1900
Origin: NW Afghanistan, Turkmenistan
Style: Ersari, Qarqueen
Dimensions: 3'9" x 7'2"
Condition: Excellent condition considering age with full thick wool pile. Small nick to right selvedge as shown. Soft and lustrous feel.
Color Palette: 4 colors including red, brown, and blue
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.