Edmond

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, handwoven and handknotted in Kayseri, Turkey

Dimensions: 3'3" x 6'0" (101 cm x 184 cm)

All rugs have been professionally cleaned; age-related wear and natural inconsistencies are inherent in these unique, handcrafted vintage rugs.

Product Details
  • One-of-a-kind vintage rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool pile on cotton foundation
  • Dimensions: 3'3" x 6'0" (101 cm x 184 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: smokey gray, teal, bone beige
  • Gently faded for a neutral tea-washed palette
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • An interplay of repeating medallions fill out the field
  • Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
Region of Origin

Kayseri is an important rug production center in central Anatolia. Generally, Kayseri rugs feature finely-knotted Persian or geometric motifs.

Material Details

Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply. A cotton foundation is also a popular choice, used to tie the wool knots onto. Cotton is rigid and strong, providing a firm foundation that stands the test of time.