Esmaili Rugs

Consigned, Antique Turkmen Tekke Rug, Tekke Main Carpet, 10'2x12'8

73357, antique Turkmenistan Tekke rug, Tekke main carpet. This antique Tekke rug features seven vertical columns of the Tekke gül with secondary Gurbaghe güls used by Turkoman tribes. This all-over güls pattern is also known as elephant foot motifs. Framed by an older style octagon and star border which is composed of alternating octagons each filled with eight-pointed stars (known as rosettes) and separated by small bands of tribal motifs. The main border is flanked with a series of geometric tribal guard bands. Hand-knotted wool. Made in Turkmenistan (Old Russia). Turkoman. Turkmen. Measures: 10'02 x 12'08.PRODUCTION TIME: Available NowIN THE STYLE OF: TribalPLACE OF ORIGIN: RussiaDATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1880-1889PERIOD: Late 19th CenturyMATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Knotted WoolCONDITION: GoodCONDITION DETAILS: AbrashWEAR: Wear consistent with age and use.