Joya

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

Dimensions: 4'2" x 13'2" (129 cm x 402 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: 4'2" x 13'2" (129 cm x 402 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: crimson red, coral, seafoam green, lavender
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • Repeating medallions create visual interest as medallions fill out the length of a runner with ornate details
  • 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
Region of Origin

Milas is the center of weaving in Western Turkey and its rugs often feature graphically arresting geometric patterns.

Material Details

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