antique Tekke Turkmen rug - 190 cm - 130 cm

Description
antique Tekke Turkmen rug - 190 cm - 130 cm
Wool on cotton - Turkmenistan - Late 19th century

Genuine handmade antique Tekke Turkmen wool rug circa 1880 measuring 190 x 130cm (6' x 4'). Rows of Gul motifs each decorated with geometric objects in deep brown field secluded by similar borders. This rug was restored with professionally cleaned and washed, both ends secured. Pile generally low but consistent areas of localised wear commensurate with the age and usage. Very attractive colours and fine weave.

Lot details
Object
antique Tekke Turkmen rug
Length
190 cm
Width
130 cm
Material
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Turkmenistan
Manufacturing period
Late 19th century
Condition
Overall in fair condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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