A wall hanging with hidden meaning from the Turkish city of Uşak. The running water motifs around the borders symbolise purification and the large "hand on hips" symbol at the centre symbolises fertility and motherhood. This piece would have been made to celebrate a marriage and for use in the marital home.
Age: 60 years old
Size: 2'9‘’x3'10‘’(82cm x 115cm)
Type: Turkish Oushak
Stock Number: 22854