Antique Turkmen Yomut Asmalyk ~ Antique Yomut Asmalyk made in Turkmenistan in Fine and crisp, it is in full piled condition as originally produced for the Brides trousseau. It was made circa late century.
A Potpourri of Khorjin (Saddlebags) by Bob Emry, Part 1
Fig. 130 Ushak medallion carpet. Anatolia. third quarter of 15th century.wool pile. Large (23ft in length) carpet, the weavers used what is called cartoon patterns (paper patterns) to create curved medallions (curvilinear medallions) instead of memorizing a geometric pattern. Much larger than Holbein carpets. Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyya. Kuwait. on loan from the al-Sabah collection. pg. 242