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19th C. Antique Tekke Turkmen Ensi with Fuchsine dyes, 45″x56″ (D0126}
19th C, Antique Tekke Ensi with Fuchsine dyes (D0126) Dim: 45"x56" , Age: 1870-1890 Condition:: Very good condition with good soft pile throughout. No major losses to either end. The rug has been professionally cleaned with no hard areas, pet stains, or odors. Remarks: 19th Century Tribal piece made during the last quarter of 19th century, This one is easy to date because of the use of fuchsine (Magenta) dyes whose colors change over the decades. This was not the intended effect but makes these 19th Century pieces easy to date. They were used as door covering and used on special occasions.Use in your home on table tops, window seats, radiator coverings, or on the floor. A rare and hard to find example of this antique piece. When available, they can be priced at $1000+. Shipping and Returns:: Shipping is free to lower 48...please see our shipping policy detailed on Home,Page
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19th C. Tekke, Turkmen,1870-1880, 39″x52″, (D0149) worn with great colors
19th C. Tekke, Turkmen, 1870-1880 (D0149) , Worn with Great Colors Dim: 39"x52 " Age: 1870-1880 Condition: Good antique antique condition. Some low areas throughout, but a sturdy attractive piece with good natural dyes and fuchsine dyes only used in the 19th Century. There are some old original repairs made by the weaver which are decades old. Remarks: Unusual colors from aged vegetable, natural dyes, and fuchine dyes. This is a tribal piece woven by a woman from the Tekke tribe who lived in Northeastern Persia from one of the nomadic Turkmen tribes. These woven pieces are known for their fine wool and the repeatin Gul medallions that are emblematic of their tribal flags.