Diamonds "Tulu"

(DK-122-55)
4'2" x 5' (127cm x 152cm)
Turkey, Central Anatolia: Mid-20th Century
Knotted pile: wool
An old village rug from Central Turkey, woven in the shaggy "tulu" tradition - the word means hairy in Turkish, describing a simple, coarsely woven rug, made to provide warmth and comfort for the weaver’s family.

Unusual design and color palette, further enhanced by the dramatic color shift at the bottom.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved, sturdy and clean

Categories
Small, Shag