Shabby Chic Antique Turkish Ghiordes Rug, Origin: Turkey, Circa: Last Quarter of the 19th Century – Here is a remarkable shabby chic rug antique Oriental rug – a shabby chic antique Turkish Ghiordes rug. This beautiful Shabby Chic antique Ghiordes rug was woven in Turkey during the latter decades of the nineteenth century. This beautiful composition is an excellent example of the Ghiordes rug style, and is primarily characterized by a wonderful patina. Beautiful shades of red dominate this antique Turkish rug, in the borders and throughout the field. Detail work is rendered in a comely shade of green that contrasts intriguingly with the red. The patina that has developed throughout this piece is truly remarkable, and elevates the classical composition of the rug. Only authentic antique rugs will show wear as well as this classic piece does. This antique Turkish carpet is enhanced by the wear that shows throughout its classical composition.