Turkish or Greek Sparta oversize carpet (510 x 330 cm)

£ 900.00

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510 x 330cm  /  16ft 8 x 10ft 11" 


Turkish Sparta carpet modeled on the two tone camel ground carpets of Nenej near Malayer and Mehriban.  Very likely a product of the former Greek community in Anatolia. Made either in Greece or ISparta a city in Western Turkey not to be confused with Greece .

Minor moth damage in one area pf border ( as photo ) and the carpet has been treated. The long fold marks in the carpet are only temporary.  In very robust condition - will withstand heavy use.

• circa 1930

Ref. 15246