Yuruk - Kilim prayer rug - 130 cm - 90 cm

Description
Yuruk - Kilim prayer rug - 130 cm - 90 cm
Wool on wool - Turkey - Late 19th century

Kilim prayer rug, around 1880.
The red is made of cochineal, scale insect. A purplish red.
Natural colours.
The red ornament in the yellow centre field looks like a diabolo and is centuries old, it brings protection and luck.

This is something to hang on the wall as an object.
A little damage is simply normal.
Authentic prayer rug, also used as such for years.

Lot details
Model
Yuruk
Object
Kilim prayer rug
Length
130 cm
Width
90 cm
Material
Wool on wool
Country of Origin
Turkey
Manufacturing period
Late 19th century
Condition
Damages
Rug professionally cleaned
No
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