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18th century (dated to the 17th century) Bergama rug, Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum, Istanbul, inventory no: 444

acquired from the Eskishehir Baltacioglu Mosque

Size: 172 cm. x 235 cm

warps, ivory two S ply,

Wefts: red, 4Z ply

Knot density: 22 x 32 dm2
Knot style: Turkish

SurceL Turkish Carpets from the 13th 18th Centuries. (Tekstilbank)