A Rare & Beautiful Traditional Hand made, Hand Knotted Turkish Rug. The central region has been woven with a traditional design with eight guls bordered by multiple narrow and broad guard stripes on a red brick ground. The word gul, sometimes spelt gol actually means flower in Farsi, the language spoken in Persia, the modern day country of Iran. The gol tells a story of the rug into which it was woven.
Made to wonderful proportions it will stand proud in any room.
We don’t believe in the usual huge mark ups. We hand-pick every piece of antique furniture and pride ourselves on our low prices. Quality you can trust for far less!
This traditional rugs has a wonderful luxurious feel and would have taken months to make by hand often with multiple people working on them. Rugs of this design can be usefully placed when off centre where as a rugs with a central medallion may be better placed more centrally. These prized possessions were and still are an essential in a wealthy household to impress all that visited. Tapestries for the floor.
Worth buying even just as an investment or store of wealth. As expected with age some wear and tear from use but all adding to the wonderful patina of the piece.
Size 112 cm x 189 cm
Made from pure wool and circa 40 years old.
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