4' x 11'10" (122cm x 361cm) Turkey, Sivas - Erzincan Region: Mid-19th Century Knotted pile: angora
A great antique village rug from Eastern Turkey with considerable age and a highly unusual and intriguing design. The pile is knotted in angora (mohair), rather than wool, another unusual feature. Fantastic color palette with superb natural dyes. A top-flight collectible item that should be of interest even for the seasoned connoisseurs.
Condition & Remarks
Well preserved and complete. Minimal professional repairs. As a valuable antique, it is best suited for display and should not be used under foot.