NEW LISTING / Antique Karapinar "Checkerboard" Tulu / 4'8"x6'4"/143x195cm

NEW LISTING / Antique Karapinar "Checkerboard" Tulu / 4'8"x6'4"/143x195cm

1,450.00

Gorgeous, thick pile in warm undyed white and brown mini-stripes (see back) giving a micro-checkerboard effect. This authentic vintage shepherd’s - or çoban (cho-ban) tulu - was made from the shepherd’s family’s flock, and made for themselves.

A true village/semi-nomadic piece with rich Anatolian cultural roots, this piece has lush, thick, spun wool pile, great age, and a plush, warm hand.

  • 4’8” x 6’4”/ 143x195cm

  • Approximately 80 years old

  • In excellent, ready-to-use condition.

  • Wool on wool

  • Central Anatolia - Konya - Karapinar

  • Ships directly from Istanbul.

Trade pricing available. Please email info@clarelouisefrost.com.

Reference Rug #582.

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