Decorative Antique Rustic Turkish Oushak Carpet 71268
The design, color and fiber mix of this fine antique Turkish “Oushak” carpet has a very subtle tan and reddish pastel color scheme and design that makes it perfect for any room in your house.
Rustic Yet Soft and Decorative Antique Turkish Oushak Carpet, Country of Origin: Turkey, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – This larger size antique Turkish Oushak rug is a little over 100 years old and makes a bold statement about the traditional tastes of the owner.
This fine quality antique Turkish Oushak carpet is made of natural wool and cotton fibers when created by village rug weavers in Turkey. The carpet’s intricate and classic design features a very fine weave and an inner border that helps define this tan and reddish colored geometric patterned rug. The carpet’s medallions are pleasantly curve with tendrils and geometric motifs.
Back in native Turkey, such a carpet would serve as a natural barrier against the cold; while also pulling together a room with recognizable patterns that says this is a fine antique rug from the 19th century with the classic Ushak carpet design. In turn, the owners of antique Turkish Oushak rugs often comment online about how sophisticated and cosmopolitan this carpet looks with its rectilinear design and woven in a delightful palette of subdued shades of tan that would complement any room. The carpet measures 10 ft. x 17 ft. 3 in (3.05 m x 5.26m). Meanwhile, one is drawn to the carpet’s ornamental medallions that are part of the classic Oushak motif that is also characterized by absorbing pastel colors that would appeal to any interior designer. Overall, the great thing about this fine carpet is that it’s room-sized and very decorative. It is a truly luxurious antique carpet that fits nicely with any room décor.
If you are looking to buy rugs and are on the hunt to find magnificent faded tribal rustic rugs, then this piece should top your list. Area rugs like this – that are both tribal yet decorative rugs – are a true rarity as most of the antique rugs that carry these design feel, will tend to have much more colors and contrasts.