4'5" X 5'8" Hereke (1056)

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$2,500.00 Regular price $5,700.00

Rug No :1056

Size: 4'5" X 5'8"

Type of Rug: Kayseri

Material: Wool

Made in Turkey

Knot :Ghiordes

Approximate Age: 1960

 Hereke rugs got their name from Hereke, a coastal town in Turkey, 60 km from Istanbul. The materials used are silk, a combination of wool and cotton and sometimes gold or silver threads. Hereke carpet is known to be ageless. The fact that the density of knots is very high, the quality of the carpet provides long-lasting life.Carpets become more beautiful as people walk on it; the colors are shining and they are getting a more beautiful look. This feature is unique to the Hereke carpet only. The Turkish knot we call Gördes is used in the Hereke carpet. This makes it durable