Prayer Kilim

3'7" x 5'11" (109cm x 180cm)
Turkey, Central Anatolia: Early 20th Century
Flat-weave (kilim), slit-tapestry technique: wool
A stylized arch, flanked by two Trees of Life, marks this beautiful kilim as a prayer rug. It would have been given pride of place in the household, as a wall hanging, rather than being used on the floor.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean

Small, Kilims