Oriental Rugs: Turkish
Oriental Textile Press, Jun 1, 1989 - Antiques & Collectibles - 212 pages
The history of the region and the various types and styles of rug are traced in an illustrated catalogue with comprehensive captions, ranging from antique and rare to modern and fake pieces.
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A Brief Survey of the Turkish Carpet
A Classification of the Turkish Carpet
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19th century 19th century Condition Ankara antique Condition appear Armenian Balikesir Bergama blue carpet weaving cartouche Caucasian Central Anatolian century Material ceyreks cicims colours cotton decorated DOBAG dyes early Eastern Anatolian eight-point stars Erzurum examples flat-weaves flat-woven gable geometric Gordes half of 19th Hereke Heybe hooked Islam Istanbul Karapinar Kayseri kilim kilim Age knots per sq known Konya kotchak Kula Kum Kapi Kurdish Kurds Ladik main border Malatya Mamluk medallion mihrab Milas mosques motifs Mucur Museum naturally dyed wool nomadic octagonal ornaments Ottoman Ottoman Empire palette patterns Pergamum Persian piece polygons prayer carpet Age prayer kilim prayer niche prayer rug primary motif production rhombi Sea of Marmara seccades Selendi Seljuk seventeenth century silk Sivas Small town stripes style stylised Teppiche Transylvanian rugs tribes Turkey Turkish carpets Turkish rugs Turkish weaving Turkoman Turks typical warp western wool woven