Angora Tulu with Ascending Arches

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A very good example of "Tulu" style weaving from Central Turkey, featuring an archaic rendition of the well-known ascending arches design, attributed to the region around Karapinar. The rug was woven with top quality angora (mohair) that has acquired a wonderful patina and shines like silk. The weave is very tight and the rug is very well preserved.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Tulu
  • Place of Origin
    Turkey
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid-20th Century
    Dimensions
    42 in. W x 8 ft. 3 in. L
    107 cm W x 251 cm L
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU85627063573
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