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Antique Central Anatolian Kilim with "Tulips"

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A beautiful antique Kilim from Central Turkey featuring the ever-popular prayer arch, or "mihrab," design. The dramatic empty center in red is topped with a stepped arch ending in Horn-like shapes, flanked by highly stylized tulips, the quintessential Turkish flower. Despite utilizing well-known motifs, the overall composition is very creative and unique. A great example of a venerable tradition.

Details

  • In the Style Of
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    circa 1900
  • Wear
    Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    W 4 ft. 4 in. x L 6 ft. 4 in.

    W 132.08 cm x L 193.04 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
    DK-93-86
  • Reference number
    LU85623013232

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