antique 'yagibedir' prayerrug balikesirbergama areas western anatolia

Antique 'Yagibedir' Prayer-Rug, Balikesir/Bergama Areas, Western Anatolia.


Price

£1,250
| $1,664 USD | €1,416 EUR


Item Ref

RPD11

Description

Made in the region of Balikesir and Bergama, western Turkey circa early 20th century, this charming prayer-rug is in near-mint condition. The dark colour palette is characteristic of this group, and it is believed they were made by Tscherkessen and Turkmen nomads who wandered into the Sindirgri valley and settled there, sometime in the 11th - 15th centuries.
Size: 1.50m x 1.12m (5' 0" x 3' 8").
Viewing by appointment only.
Internal Ref: RPD11



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