Description & Technical information

Sheep from the Yüncü tribes provide excellent wool for rug-weaving. The Yüncü even make part of their earnings by selling it to, other tribes.

Date:  circa 1900
Period:  1850-1900, 19th century
Origin:  Turkey, Anatolia
Medium: warp and weft: wool, pile: wool
Dimensions: 120.9 x 113.03 cm (47³/₅ x 44¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Textiles