Antique Turkish Tulu Rug
Antique Turkish Tulu Rug Description:
A second quarter 20th century Turkish Tulu rug having an open cream ribbed field overall.
Tulu means long haired in Turkish. These Turkish rugs for sale were made in the past for the purpose of getting warmth and for sleeping. They are soft, usually have vibrant colors and are very shiny. Antique Tulu rugs are some of the most beautiful textile creations in the entire world. They can be identified by their artistic details and luscious texture. These antique rugs were made by hand knotting with the Ghiordes knotting style. Tulu rug patterns are unique but they are mostly based on flowery or vinery designs with something solid or plain for a centerpiece. Tulu rugs are usually woven with a combination of vibrant and earthy tones for balance.
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