Leroux

One-of-a-kind vintage rug, flatwoven in Karabags, Turkey

Dimensions: 4'0" x 7'1" (122 cm x 216 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
  • Dimensions: 4'0" x 7'1" (122 cm x 216 cm)
  • Color palette: eggplant, navy, faded raspberry, teal, moss green
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A central medallion centerpiece design appropriated from 15th century Persian manuscript covers, now a mainstay of carpet weaving
  • Ornate quarter medallions corners
  • A universal design feature of rugs, floral motifs appear in a variety of stylized forms from natural, abstract, to geometric
  • A simple but classic zig-zag design signifies water as an indispensable element in life
Region of Origin

Karabags in Eastern Turkey is heavily influenced by rug designs of the Caucasus. Flatweave kilims from Karabags feature colorful roses, leaves, and botanical motifs.

Material Details

Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply.