Cihanbeyli Kurd Carpet
ca. 19th Century
79" x 52"
Rugs, Wool
Region: Turkey
Kurdish rugs from this region of Turkey exhibit dynamic, richly colored designs. This wonderfully detailed carpet features a pattern of cascading, intricately bordered diamonds in shades of purple and blue, set dramatically against a cream background. The main border of the rug incorporates a motif of vibrantly colored, nested designs.