Beautiful and Collectible Tribal Design Antique Turkish Bergama Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Turkish Rugs, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – This medley of dark blue with shades of red, accented by bright white, forms an attractive tribal antique Bergama rug from Turkey. The rectangular, antique rug features a dark blue central area packed with several shapes, triangles and diamonds thronged with hooks forming visually intriguing borders. The cool color of the field is enlivened by light and dark red hues. As the centerpiece, a white figure around a blue flower is encased in a stylized hexagon, exemplifying the colors and shapes that form the piece’s pattern. A set of blue and red borders are individually detailed and edged with white to maximize the contrast of the antique Turkish rug. Dusky tones alternate with carmine and crimson, forming six-sided figures around the rug, each decorated with vibrant flowers rendered with warm, geometric stitch-work. Delicate and pure white triangles stack between each shape along the band, counterbalancing the darker tones of this impressive and collectible tribal antique rug.