Antique Malatya Kurd Carpet - Superb colors !
Malatya Kurdish Carpet / Turkey
Size:186 x 122m ( 6.1 ft x 4 ft )
100% pure wool
This one of a kind vintage Kurdish carpet has spectacular clear rich colours of Cochineal , apricot ,indigo.Unusually the weaver has used white cotton for the centre of somemedallions which is a feature I have never seen before . This carpet has a full high pile but does require some restoration. The price includes full restoration.
Eastern Anatolian and Malatya Kurdish pile weavings are easily recognizable by a long pile, medium knotting, and shiny coarse wools or goat hair .They are distinguished by bright colours of oranges, yellows, blues and reds. Kurdish carpets exhibit strong bold geometric designs containing variations of hexagon, diamond and hooked lozenge or medallions. Malatya Kurdish carpets can be highly sort after by collectors.Size:1.86 x 1.22