Ottoman prayer rug, 19th century.

An Ottoman prayer rug from the 19 th century. Size 1.07 x 1.62 m.

The Fletcher prayer rug

Ottoman prayer rug

وما توفيقي الا بالله عليه توكلت و لله انيب

Ottoman prayer rug

سبحان لله و الحمد لله و لآ اله الا الله و الله اكبر

subhan Allah wal hamdu lillahi wa la illaha ilAllah wallahu akbar

(This pattern seems to have been woven into the rug erroneously in mirror image of the cartoon. The star has a clear resemblance to the square Kufic on the mirhab from the Jameh mosque of Yazd.)