late 19th century
Object Place: Tekke tribe, Turkoman, Turkey (Western)
Overall: 217.2 x 297.2 cm (85 1/2 x 117 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool; woven (warp)
Not On View
Field: 98 Tekke guls (14 rows of 7); major border: repeating octagons containing four flowers each; top dkirt: repeating “v” motif; bottom skirt: repeating diamond motif; edges: bound with blue wool. Wool warp, weft, and pile; senna knot. Predominantly reds with blue and white. Very good condition.
Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb