3’5" x 3’4" Small 19th Century Tekke Rug [RR-0063]

Antique Tekke Small Rug. Mid 19th Century. Miniature version Archetypal Gul 5 x 7 field. Flower in the box border motif used by Tekke sub-tribes. Possible dowry piece. Full soft shiny pile. Excellent condition with one small expert reweave. 7 colors. 3’5 x 3’4. Carefully hand washed. For comparable Gul, see Turkmen Tribal Carpets and Traditions by Louise w. Mackie and Jon Thompson, pg. 100 - Plate 28.