Turkman antique Tekke main carpet ( 280 x 195 cm )

£ 3,600.00

280 x 195 cm = 9ft 3" x  6ft 5"

Made in mid 19th cent  pre-Russian colonial period when Turkmenistan remained independent the carpet was most probably not intended for sale but rather a dowry tribute to be used only for honoured guests. There is some slight uneven ware but the carpet possesses wonderful lustrous wool and superb colour

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