Turkmen antique Amu Darya kelleigh carpet (382 x 195cm)
382 x 195cm = 12ft5" x 6ft4"
This Amu Darya Ersari long gallery carpet displays an array of Turkmen guls unlike Beshir carpets made for the Bukhara bazaar where is was very probably traded. In good pile condition with no distressed areas. Ends have been re-enforced with a sewn jute band verso to add support.
• circa 1870 Amu Darya river region Emirate of Bukhara