140 x 84 cm
A SARYK RUG.
SOUTH EAST TURKMENISTAN, EARLY 20 TH CENTURY
part of the Central Asian rugs, are now more commonly known as Saryk Turkomen or as Afghan rugs. The principle region of production–the city of Bukhara–now lies in Uzbekistan. These rugs are known for the abundant usage of reds and their fine silk-like texture. The color scheme relies heavily on earth tones: red, sienna, brown, and greens. Often these antique rugs use geometric patterns and are made in an assortment of sizes.Easily identified by their bold, distinctive pattern, Bokara rugs are an unforgettable feast for the eyes. These rugs are known for their silkiness and vibrant use of color. They are so beautiful that some of them are proudly displayed as wall hangings.