3’ 1” x 5’ 2” A beautiful Turkish all-silk or “silk on silk” area rug with a "Garden Design". The Rug is in the shade of rust-red field color with a design of flowers and birds, in blue, green, yellow, brown, and cream colors. There is a central medallion in a cream color. The Turkish silk Hereke has a cream color border with a design of flowers and birds throughout. The rug is truly an artisan creation well suited for display on the wall. The Turkish Hereke Silk Rugs are renowned for their beautiful design and the use of extremely fine weaving techniques and have a very high knot count.
- Dimensions: 3’ 1” x 5’ 2”
- Date of Manufacture: 4th Quarter of the 1800s
- Place of Origin: Turkey
- Material: Silk pile on a silk foundation
- Condition: Excellent