Turkmen Bilcik Carpet
Origin Hand Woven by Afghan Turkomans
Size: 2.30 X 1.76
Quality: Super fine
Design: Repeat Medallion Design- One of the most sort after designs - represents protection and good luck.
100% pure wool
These Turkoman Bilcik carpets are know as the higher quality carpets produced by this group . The knotting is very fine;, the wool is so soft and dense that these carpets feel like velvet to walk on; and the dyes are beautifully saturated and rich to the eye .
History : The history, genealogy, beliefs and way of life of the Turkoman steppe peoples are all of great importance to their woven art.Turkoman weavings, with their distinctive red-brown palette, repeating rows of geometric 'gul'ornamentation, extremely fine major and minor borders, high knot count and strong glossy wool represent a highly complex and historically continuous culture.The study of Turkoman weavings is extensive and important,