Antique Turkish Hereke Carpet
Antique Turkish Hereke Carpet Description:
A Turkish Hereke rug, the camel field with delicate rows in small flowers with split-tendril frames overall within a an open camel border with a bold scrolling angular ribbon.
The Middle East is historically known as a source of elegant, beautiful rugs, and Turkey is one of the most well-renowned sources of those rugs. Of particular interest are the Hereke antique carpets made in the small coastal town of Hereke, Turkey. Antique Hereke Turkish rugs are truly beautiful pieces of art, and it's truly mind-boggling to think that so many beautiful pieces came from a single town.
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