Antique Pictorial Turkish Tuduc Rug 45077
This impressive Turkish Tuduc rug woven circa 1900 features a double medallion pattern decorated with juxtaposed figures, animals and horsemen with a strong mythological appeal.
Antique Turkish Tuduc Rug, Origin: Turkey, Circa: 1900 – This exceptional antique rug features detail-rich patterns and exquisitely crafted animals combined in an impressive, formal arrangement. Woven with an outstanding medallion-in-medallion composition, this Turkish carpet features pictorial roundels decorated with symbolic animals and horsemen that mirror the central figures. Intertwining scroll and skull borders frame the carpet along with floral inner guardbands and scrolling outer borders decorated with ancient Anatolian water symbols. This antique Tuduc rug includes exceptional details and shading that adds to the impressive overall appearance of this historic masterpiece.