Terrific Turkish - 1900s Antique Kayseri Rug - Silk Oxidated Carpet - 3'10" x 5'7" ft.
Size: 3'10" x 5'7" ft.- 100% Silk foundation with silk pile and oxidated to perfection!
The town of Kayseri, located in central Turkey, has a history of being one of the finest carpet making villages in the region. These carpets are often woven from wool with a cotton foundation. Kayseri is also famous for their silk carpets. The design is most often a floral pattern. Hand spun wool and natural dyes are used in the majority of Kayseri rugs.
Fair condition! No stains, no odor. Sides and ends original. Low pile with prior restoration and cuts at one end. As shown in pictures.