Authentic Turkish Ghiordes Red Handmade Wool Rug BB7503 11'6" × 17'2" $22,000
A late 19th century Turkish Ghiordes (Giordes) antique carpet. The fuchsia pink field with delicate floral sprays overall around a scalloped celadon green medallion containing stylized vinery and baby-pink and caramel floral motifs. Ornate corners and a thin celadon floral vinery border.
Turkish rugs from the Anatolian town Ghiordes are known for their rectilinear, colorful, multi-bordered antique patterns. Ghiordes rugs often have open fields with mihrabs or hanging lamps and stylized architectural motifs that are found on sixteenth and seventeenth century Ottoman court rugs.
Authentic Turkish Ghiordes Red Handmade Wool Rug BB7503