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Sun, Sep 18, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 6039

Antique Turkish Oushak Rug 13 ft 4 in x 8 ft 3 in (4.06 m x 2.51 m)

Estimate: $30,000 - $40,000

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Magnificent Tribal and Primitive Decorative Antique Turkish Oushak Rug, Country of Origin: Turkey, Circa 1890's.

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The brilliant yet soft colors of this antique Turkish Oushak rug evoke the colors of a fiery sunset. This breathtaking antique Turkish rug was created at the turn of the 20th century and features many of the design elements that are found throughout the artwork at the end of the Ottoman Empire. This elegant large scale tribal design Oushak is a classic antique rug that will complement and even enhance any interior design and add a sense historic romance to the space.

This captivating tribal and primitive design antique Turkish Oushak rug uses many different layers of large scale and small-scale elements to create a pattern that highlights the central focal point of the Oushak rug. The design of this beautifully tribal antique Oushak rug appears to be symmetrical. But, upon closer examination, one will find that the actual elements in one section of this beautifully decorative rug differ from those on the other. This gives the impression that this is only a small piece of a larger design motif. It sparks the imagination to wonder what lies beyond the borders.

This spectacular antique Turkish Oushak rug uses a classic late Ottoman Empire design and would make an excellent addition to any collection. These antique Oushak rugs were intended to be displayed in larger public spaces to highlight the scale of the room and create a sense of awe. They were often hung on the wall, as well as used as flooring. The level of artistic talent is evident through the balance of color and arrangement of the formal elements of the rug, giving it a classic appeal that will add beauty and character to any home or office space.


Lot # 6039 is in a good condition. The pile is low and even with scattered areas of re-piling in the field. The two ends are complete and secured. The sides are re-salvaged and secured. There is no dryness or cracking in the foundation. This rug is clean and floor ready. Please contact our rug experts at or call us for any questions you may have at 212.545.8029.

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