Hereke Rugs - (Floor Coverings) Glossary of Antique Terms H

Hereke Rugs - (Floor Coverings) Silk with Persian patterns, from Hereke on the Sea of Marmora, many-coloured, metallic-laced, as fine as 600 knots to square inch. Short-cut pile. Often with the name Hereke in Turkish Arabic on outer stripe.


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