An Ushak Carpet

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Size: 
8'8" x 11'1" - 264cm x 338cm
Period: 
C 1880
Materials: 
Wool pile, wool warp & weft
Condtion: 
Very Good - areas of restoration throughout
Price: 
$17,500.
Item#: 
16340
Notes: 
Ushak rugs have been in production since the 15th century with superb wools and natural dyes. Unlike other Turkish rugs, Ushak rugs influenced after Persian rugs and they woven with Ghiordies knots and all double knotted, their design is feature intricate motifs of vines and leaves and typically based on geometric motifs.