AN EXTREMELY FINE SILK HEREKE RUG, TURKEY
approx: 4ft.7in. x 2ft.9in.(140cm. x 84cm.)
The field with stylised flowering tree. Apricot floral miharb above. In rosette and delicate floral vine border between yellow and ivory arabesque and floral stripes. Ends and selvages original. Extremely fine weave, approx: 10 x 9 knots per sq. cm; woven on silk foundation. Excellent condition throughout. Attractive piece. Signature cartouche at one end.