Aurelijus

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

Dimensions: 3'5" x 10'7" (105 cm x 325 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: 3'5" x 10'7" (105 cm x 325 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: prussian blue, seafoam green, powder blue, blush beige
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Geometric designs feature angular edges and shapes—like diamonds, squares, lattices, and stylized animals
  • A series of repeating medallions create a beautifully complex field or pattern
  • A variation of motifs—simple, tribal, bold, and colorful—all hailing from the Anatolian region (modern-day Turkey)
  • A series of geometrically stylized waves represents water—a vital element of life
  • A bold set of ram’s horns represents strength and bravery
Region of Origin

Sille, a village in central Turkey near Konya, is known for its wide runners that feature Anatolian patterns with repeating geometric medallions—commonly woven with distinctive red or coral warps and wefts.

Material Details

Wool is the most widely used fiber in Turkish rug design. Not only is it plentiful in supply, it’s durable, long-lasting, and incredibly plush—so it’s super comfy to walk and relax on.