A FINE SILK ISTAMBUL CARPET, TURKEY
approx: 10ft. x 6ft.8in.(305cm. x 204cm.)
Very nice overall design with delicate flowering floral and leafy vine together with floral sprays. In palmette and arabesque border between flowering vine and plain stripes. this rug has full pile with very fine silk quality. Very fine weave, approx: 9 x 8 knots per sq. cm, woven on silk foundation. Selvages original. Ends with embroidered kilim and fringes. In general this carpet is in very good condition throughout. Sought after type, Attractive.