462. a formidable antique Tekke rug

Antique Tekke Turkoman Rug Turkmenistan Russia

462. Provenance: Tekke tribe, Turkoman tribes, Turkmenistan

Size: 160 x 122 cm

Age: Circa 1900

Condition: Good for age, but with low pile and very minor wear.

Notes: A lovely, classic Tekke (often known as 'Buchara'), with well-spaced guls and attractive intricate borders. The 'elems' (end designs) on this piece are particularly nice, reminiscent of Tekke 'hatchlus' or 'ensis'. Finely woven with glossy soft wool.



Under consideration