Vintage Nomadic 'Tulu' Rug - Rare Design
Nomadic Tulu ( sleeping blanket ) Konya/ Turkey
Size: 173 x 1.20m ( 5.8ft x 3.11ft )
Pure wool /100% handmade
Age : Vintage 60 + yrs
This beautiful Tulu rug has a very rare design with the single 'evil eye' protection motif in the centre of the bold burnished yellow field .This nomadic rug was made for a young turkish girls marriage dowry using mohair wool spun from her own goats and dyed using dyes that she had available to her at the time .
Overall the pile is high a small area of loewer pile indicating wear