Nazif

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

Dimensions: 2'10" x 8'0" (88 cm x 245 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: 2'10" x 8'0" (88 cm x 245 cm)
  • Color palette: crimson red, charcoal, cornflower blue, moss green
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
  • A universal design feature of rugs, floral motifs appear in a variety of stylized forms from natural, abstract, to geometric
  • Rectangular indentations and projections suggestive of the battlements of a castle, symbolizing protection and security
  • Banner skirt panels line opposite ends of the rug
Region of Origin

Anatolian rugs are defined by their tribal, geometric designs, rich in symbols reflective of life in traditional households.

Material Details

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