Lot 536

A signed silk prayer rug Turkey, probably Hereke, c. 1970, signed in the upper kilim, silk on silk, very fine weave with a density of knots of ca. 1 million knots/sqm, the cream-coloured niche field with columns and traffic lights under a stepped gable, the copper-coloured gusset fields with forked vines under 7 niche motifs, the red-ground main border with a vine of palmettes and rosettes, the kilims with interwoven rosette friezes, lxw: 117/81 cm. Very good overall condition.