Tribal and Collectible Small Antique Turkish Yastic Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Turkish Rugs, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – The vibrant colors of this small antique tribal Turkish Yastic rug make it an excellent accent piece that will add a touch of tribal tradition to any space. Carried out in crimson, slate blues, grays, brown tones, salmon, and ivory, this rug will add vibrant color to a number of home decor schemes.
The design of this beautiful antique Turkish rug uses both horizontal and vertical symmetry, although it is not carried out with the precision of more sophisticated centers of rug production. One can clearly see the work of the hands of the artist in this impressive little scatter size rug.
The traditional border of this antique rug also differs from the standard Persian rugs that were produced in the traditional Persian rug weaving regions. It has a border that surrounds the entirety of the rug but adds additional bands on the ends. This gives the antique Turkish Yastic rug a sense of length and serves further to highlight the central design.
The rug design patterns used represent stylized birds much like the elongated necks of swans. This hints of bird patterns are carried out using abstract geometric designs that surround a central flower with stylized leaf motifs.
This powerful yet little antique Turkish Yastic rug is small enough to serve as an accent piece and could be used to highlight other fine pieces in the room. It is perfect for the small space that needs just a touch of color and traditional design. The rich red tones of the background add a sense of warmth to any home or office style.