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A Konya rug, Central Anatolia
approximately 147 by 120cm., 4ft. 10in; 3ft. 11in.
first half 19th century, or earlier
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Provenance

Private Swiss Collection

Catalogue Note

A related rug, called Bergama, 18th century, is in the Textile Museum, TM R.34.2.5, illustrated Yohe, Ralph S. and McCoy Jones, H, ed., Turkish rugs, exh. catalogue, Washington, 1968, no.36. The lattice work trellis design may be derived from Ottoman brocade.

Arts of the Islamic World including Fine Rugs and Carpets

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London