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Decorative Luxurious Antique Turkish Angora Oushak Area Rug 46961

Size: 8 ft 7 in x 10 ft 8 in (2.62 m x 3.25 m)
Origin: Turkish Rugs

An allover diamond lattice of serrated leaves and rosettes sprawls across the pale cognac ground of this lively antique Oushak from Turkey.

Luxurious and Beautiful Antique Angora Turkish Oushak Rug, Country of Origin: Turkey, Circa Date: Late 19th Century – Here is an impressive and beautifully woven antique Oriental rug – an Antique Angora Oushak rug, originally handwoven in Turkey during the late nineteenth century. Turkish Oushak rugs and carpets are among the more popular and alluring antique Oriental rug styles, and angora examples, such as this fine piece, are especially keenly sought after. An allover diamond lattice of serrated leaves and rosettes sprawls across the pale cognac ground of this lively antique Oushak. Radial clusters of flowerheads fill the diamonds. A simple palmette vinescroll border on deep terracotta frames the whole design nicely picking up the color of the rosettes and flowerheads in the field. The lovely coloration of the carpet is maximized by the lustrous silky angora pile. A beautifully woven antique Turkish Oushak rug, this antique carpet is a striking example of one of the most enduringly popular antique Oriental rug styles available.

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