8’ 5” x 12’ 10” A beautiful tribal rug from the early 20th century. The room-size Turkment Ersari rug has an octagonal geometrical "Gul (flower)" pattern in three columns separated with “lattice or Kufic” symbols in green and black. The rug is in a very desirable “near square” size. The Turkmen Ersari rug has a rich and vibrant red color field with design accents in green and navy blue/black colors. The rug has a primary border in red with geometric designs in green and red colors. The secondary borders are in abrash green and navy blue/black colors.
Dimensions: 7’ 2” x 8’ 7”
Date of Manufacture: 1st Quarter of the 1900s
Place of Origin: Turkmenistan, Central Asia
Material: Wool pile on a wool foundation with natural organic dyes
Condition: Wear consistent with age and use