Antique Ottoman Silk Embroidery, Country of Origin: Turkey, Circa Date: 18th Century - Here is an absolutely phenomenal antique Ottoman Silk Embroidery that was originally hand made in Turkey during the eighteenth century. Embroideries as beautifully made as this winning piece represent the peak of fine weaving and embroidery, and are veritable, timeless works of art. This particular antique Turkish textile has highly naturalistic floral sprays in delicate shades of pink and red arranged in staggered rows across a soft blue silk ground. Boasting many of the qualities and characteristics considered to be most desirable by admirers and collectors of antique pieces, this embroidery is a masterpiece, the beauty of which is sure to endure for a very long time.
This Rug is Part of Nazmiyal's Early Period Rugs & Important Antique Carpets Collection.