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Vintage Kayseri Rugs - Pink & Green
  • Vintage Kayseri Rugs - Pink & Green

    Turkey - Kayseri  Carpet

    100% handmade

    Size: 1.83m x 1.15m 

    Age: 40- 50 yrs

    Wool on cotton

    Beautiful condition throughout with gorgeous colours

    Kayseri is a large city in Central Turkey and is considered a very important hand weaving centre for both wool on cotton carpets and pure silk carpets.The vast majority of carpet weaving is still carried out in homes, with a number of woman gathering together to combine their skills to hand knot these beautiful Ottoman designed carpets.The designs tend to be formal, with beautiful palmettes, arabesques and floral medallions.. Generally a white /cream ground colour is favoured with a more pastel palette of numerous colours. Vintage Kayseri carpets in excellent condition are difficult to find as they were a very popular carpet among the middle and upper classes in Turkey, making those that still exist very good value.For more details please contact us