77476 Vintage Turkish Silk Hereke Prayer Rug with Tree of Life Design & Ottoman Style 02'09 x 04'00. Give the look of woven wonders and warmth with this hand knotted vintage Turkish silk Hereke prayer rug with a tree of life design and Ottoman style. Showcasing a directional prayer rug layout with a mihrab ogival scalloped niche also referred to as Sultan's head, this silk Hereke style prayer rug is designed to impress. The tree of life extends from the bottom to the top of the mihrab surrounded by an all-over botanical pattern composed of blooming palmettes, stylized florals, leafy tendrils, hyacinth, rosettes, curved sickle leaves, boteh, and arabesque vinery. It is enclosed with a complementary Herati palmette border flanked with inner and outer floral guard bands. This vintage Hereke silk rug is a masterpiece of Turkish weaving. With its commitment to tradition and heart full of whimsy, this vintage Hereke prayer rug can enliven nearly any opulent period-interior with color and vitality. Well-suited for Arabian, Islamic, Louis XIV, Louis XI, Louis XV, Rococo, Chippendale, Regal, Aubusson, Baroque, Renaissance, Old World, Traditional, European, and Savonnerie inspired interiors with Gobelins or Beauvais style. Whether in a formal setting with elaborate furnishings or in an Ottoman style interior, this silk Turkish Hereke wall hanging will bring vibrant life where it is displayed. Rendered in variegated shades of beige, almond, red, black, brown, and tan with other accent colors. Abrash. Hand-knotted silk. Made in Turkey. Measures: 02'09 x 04'00.