Katriane

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

Dimensions: 3'5" x 4'9" (106 cm x 145 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: 3'5" x 4'9" (106 cm x 145 cm)
  • Low pile: approximately 0.2" (0.5 cm)
  • Color palette: faded raspberry, cornflower blue, goldenrod yellow, golden olive
Curator's Notes
Motifs
  • A geometric, stylized arch that symbolizes a gateway to paradise
  • Simple, tribal, bold, and colorful motifs that originate from the Anatolian region that comprises the majority of modern-day Turkey
  • Geometric stepped details characteristic of Anatolian motifs
  • Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
Region of Origin

Adana is a town of south central Anatolia. It serves as a trading center for diverse rugs from the region and it is known for its multipanel kilims.

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.