Ottoman court carpets

Ottoman court carpets, produced under the earlier Ottoman sultans of Turkey, are extremely fine carpets with wool pile on a foundation of silk or wool. These court rugs used the Iranian Senna knot, in order to create very fine and detailed designs.

OTTOMAN COURT CARPET, TURKEY, PROBABLY ISTANBUL, CIRCA 1585-1600. (Sothebys 27 October 2020)
AN OTTOMAN COURT PRAYER RUG ISTANBUL OR POSSIBLY CAIRO, LATE 16TH CENTURY (Christies 14 February 2001)

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