Central Anatolia, Cappadocia,Yatak Rug

First half 19th century Central Anatolia, Cappadocia,Yatak Rug

This very old sleeping rug (yatak = bed) from a Cappadocian village presents light and transparent colours, a very coarse weave and a massive design of large forms drawn irregularly in a carefree style. Three polygons of different sizes with stepped outlines are arranged vertically in the light red field. The white border is filled with huge double hooks. – Slight signs of age and wear, original selvedges, the kilim ends survive.Size 140 x 186 cm 

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